Erasmus Marco Teras Ph.D. and team from Tampere University Finland was visited Universitas Negeri Padang on Friday (January, 2019). The arrival of Marco Teras, Ph.D. and team at Universitas Negeri Padang is to discuss joining project Erasmus Education in the development of Online Learning. Before that, Marco and team have been visiting some university in Ireland, Philippines and Universitas Terbuka Indonesia that have joined with Erasmus projects.
The event was opened by the Rector of UNP Prof. Ganefri, Ph.D., and Prof. Paulina Pannen as the Supervisory Board of UNP. In his speech, Ganefri expressed his appreciation and highest gratitude for being involved in this collaboration project. The rector believes the project would capable and increase online learning in Universitas Negeri Padang. Despite this cooperation project financed by the EU (Erasmus), Rector of UNP insists also has allocated counterpart funds for 2019 related to the provision of facilities and infrastructure and human resources in order to develop e-learning in the UNP.
Marco Teras conveyed an overview of the Erasmus+CBHE program in front of the UNP E-learning Development Team. Furthermore, E-learning team explained that the development of E-learning supporting facilities and infrastructure will help UNP to improve the online learning.(Public Relations of UNP/Translated by: Siti Sarah)