A DAY LEARNING AT THE FACULTY OF ENGINEERING UDINUS
There was something different in the environment of the Faculty of Engineering (FT) Dian Nuswantoro University (Udinus) on Saturday 3rd of February. Usually, the classes are only on Monday till Friday, but on Saturday, there were a lot of student attending class. The students were from high school and vocational school who attended a day course at FT Udinus.
"This activity is one of our breakthroughs, to introduce deeper each of our study program at Udinus, Faculty of Engineering. They will try to study in one day with qualified lecturers, and understand the course material by following the theory, practice and simulation classes, “said Dr. Dian Retno Sawitri Ir MT, The Dean of FT Udinus.
In the one-day course, two classes were opened for Electrical Engineering, two classes for Industrial Engineering, and one class for Biomedical Engineering, with only 30 students limited in one class. The students who followed the activity were required to register first, the requirement were minimum 11th grader students and maximum 10 students from each school.
Students in Electrical Engineering class got introductory of Electrical and Robotics Engineering while students in Industrial Engineering class got Introduction of Industrial Engineering, Ergonomic, and 3D Scan & Print. The head of Biomedical Study Program, Dr. Aripin, M.Kom said that in the basic theory class students got 90 minutes, and practicum 100 minutes. "Even though there is only one class open for Biomedical Engineering, there are quite a lot of students who join it. They will get lecture about Introduction to Biomedical Engineering and Biomedical Instruments. All activities are centered on the 2nd floor of B building of FT Udinus, "explained Aripin.
Various ways were done by Udinus to get closer to the new prospective students. "Udinus has five outstanding faculties, one of them is the Faculty of Engineering. The advantage of participating in this event is they will get free registration form to FT Udinus, so it is easier for the new prospective students to join Udinus, "the Head of Udinus’ Public Relation, Agus Triyono, MSi said. (* PR / ning)