The Office of Engineering and Technology has always focused on and operated in the field of cooperative education both at home and abroad. Therefore, to develop personnel in the office and promote the organization of international co-operative education Therefore sent the faculty involved in the operation to support the organization of international co-operative education from all courses to participate in co-operative education In the course of organizing international co-operative education For the Cooperative Education Development Network in the Upper Southern Region, Class 1 “between 19-20 September 2020 at Grand Fortune Hotel, Nai Mueang Subdistrict, Mueang District, Nakhon Si Thammarat Province To enhance knowledge and understanding of international co-operative education faculty in accordance with international cooperative education standard framework Of the Thai Cooperative Education Association And to promote the competencies and skills necessary to serve as an advocate for international co-operative education, covering the pre, during and post-co-educational process.
In conducting this training in accordance with the program of cooperative education promotion and integrated education management in higher education institutes of the Office of the Permanent Secretary for Higher Education, Science, Research and Innovation (HRI), which aims to Study collaborates with graduate organizations to develop teaching and learning programs to produce graduates that are high performance and truly meet the needs of the labor market. And to be able to do so efficiently Which Walailak University Considered that the supervisors of cooperative education Is a key factor in driving cooperative education to be successful. In addition to the curriculum that must be adapted rapidly in response to the changing global social trends and increasing the employment opportunities of graduates abroad in accordance with the policy of promoting International Cooperative Education of the FDA Which requires educational institutions to promote the organization of cooperative education abroad And have cooperation with foreign establishments through a cooperative study abroad mechanism And organizes an outstanding international co-operative education student contest and awards every year In this training, Walailak University is the main host in organizing a training program for the Upper Southern Cooperative Education Development Network. With participants from both the upper and lower southern universities
Training using lecture formats Switch activities to exchange knowledge And share experiences The important content is as follows:
– The concept of international
-operative education by Prof. Dr. Vijit Srisa-an – a format for organizing international co -operative education by Prof. Dr. Vichat Sri -an International Cooperative Education by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Boonchai Wichitthien and Asst. Prof. Arthit Koon Srisuk
– International Cooperative Education Assessment by Dr. Sumeth Yamnun
– Discussion Case Studies of International Cooperative Education by Assoc. Veterinarian Dr. Prapunsak Chawirat from Khon Kaen University and Mr. Charinee Jaipoom from Western Digital (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
After the training There are nine faculty members of the School of Engineering and Technology who have been certified as having passed the training courses in organizing international co-operative education and joining as a lifelong member of the Thai Cooperative Education Association.
Cooperative Education Network in the Upper South https://www.uppersouthcoop.org/
Thai Cooperative Education Association https://tace.sut.ac.th/tace/
Editor: Dr. Kessara Seni Srisakul