Malang, February 6, 2024 – In the context of the preliminary meeting for the Second Semester Academic Activities (PBM) of the Academic Year 2023/2024 and the Celebration of the Functionalization of Building VI of the Faculty of Animal Science at Brawijaya University (UB), the Faculty of Animal Science (Fapet) UB held a workshop and motivational improvement with a highly relevant theme: “Are You Prepared to Teach Generation Z?”.
The workshop was held yesterday, on February 6, 2024, at the Faculty of Animal Science UB. Attended by lecturers and educational staff from the Faculty of Animal Science UB, this event served as a crucial platform to prepare for effective teaching and learning processes (PBM) by Fapet lecturers.
Opened by the Dean of Fapet, Prof. Dr. Ir. M. Halim Natsir, S.Pt., MP., IPM., ASEAN Eng., the event began with a presentation on the achievements of the faculty in 2023 and the targets set for 2024. Subsequently, the Vice Dean for Academic Affairs, Ir. Rizki Prafitri, S.Pt., M.A., Ph.D., provided insights into the teaching and learning processes to be implemented.
The event reached its peak with the closing presentation by Dr. Hendi Pratama, S.Pd., MA., a Transformation Education Coach who brought motivation and new insights to the participants. In an inspiring closing speech, Dr. Hendi Pratama urged the lecturers and educational staff of Fapet UB to learn from the iconic figure, Stephen Hawking.
“In teaching Generation Z, we need to have thorough preparation and knowledge. We also need to continue learning and growing, as exemplified by Stephen Hawking, despite his physical limitations,” said Dr. Hendi Pratama.
This workshop provided valuable insights for participants in preparing themselves to face new challenges in the teaching and learning process, especially with the changing times and different generations. With renewed spirit and motivation, the lecturers and educational staff of Fapet UB are ready to face the second semester of the Academic Year 2023/2024 with full dedication and innovation. (MT)