Við vekjum athygli á ráðstefnu, sem haldin verður að frumkvæði gæðaráðs íslenskra háskóla þann 23. janúar nk. Ráðstefnunni stýrir Skúli Skúlason, prófessor við Háskólann á Hólum. Dagskrá ráðstefnunnar, sem haldin verður í sal VHV-023 í Veröld - Húsi Vigdísar Finnbogadóttur, er birt hér að neðan - og eins og sjá má mun enskan ráða ríkjum, enda umræðuefnið alþjóðlegt. Neðst í skjalinu eru upplýsigar um skráningu til þátttöku.
Internationalisation of Icelandic Universities: How do we ensure the quality of learning and teaching of international students in Icelandic HEI?
Workshop organised by the Quality Council of the Quality Board for
Icelandic Higher Education
Location: VHV-023, Veröld – Hús Vigdísar Finnbogadóttur
Thursday 23 January 2020, 12.30-16.00.
Life streaming: https://www.youtube.com/user/HIvarp/live
Chair: Skúli Skúlason Professor, Hólar University
12.30-12.45 Opening of the seminar
Eygló María Björnsdóttir and Jóhanna Ásgeirsdóttir, The National Union for Icelandic Students
12.45-13.00 Studying at the University of Iceland as an International student: Welcoming and Orienting
Aníta Hannesdóttir, University of Iceland
13.00-13.40 Educational Aspirations, Opportunities and Challenges for Immigrants in University Education in Iceland
Hanna Ragnarsdóttir and Artëm Ingmar Benediktsson, University of Iceland
13.40-13.55 Learning and teaching in international programs at the Icelandic University of the Arts: The experience of students and teachers
Sigríður Geirsdóttir and Þorgerður Edda Hall, Icelandic University of the Arts
13.55-14.10 Inclusion of International Students and Growing Opportunities
Kolfinna Tómasdóttir, Student Council of the University of Iceland
1. The language challenges – how do we deal with this?
2. The student learning experience – does it matter how we deal with recruitment and induction of international students?
3. A diverse international student body – how do we reach all groups, not just exchange students?
15.20-15.45 Reports from workshops and discussion
15.45-15.50 Closing of the workshop
Please register HERE for the seminar no later than 20 January 2020.