Session 05.15

Transnational education: whose programme is it anyway?

  • Thursday 26 Sept
    09:30-10:30
  • Room 3B, Level 0, Messukeskus Expo and Convention Centre
  • Level: intermediate
  • Related Expert Communities Admission and Recognition

This session will focus on the growing scope of transnational education programmes and the ‘sticky situations’ international education professionals face in regards to academic credentials, their accreditation and programme oversight. Speakers will provide specific case studies and provide best practices on how to determine institution accreditation, programme responsibility, and evaluating these credentials in ways that are systematic, fair and realistic for admissions purposes.

Topics

  • Admissions & accreditation
  • Mobility

Chair

  • Stephanie Lie Sam Foek, 
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands

Speakers

  • Amy Ullrich, 
    Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc., USA
  • Annetta Stroud, 
    AACRAO, USA