The Future of Higher Education in the Middle East and Africa: QS Middle East and North Africa Professional Leaders in Education Conference By Habib M. Fardoun
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 252 Pages | ISBN : 3319646559 | 6.15 MB
This book addresses some of the challenges posed by the globalization of higher education. It examines the emergence and resulting challenges of English as Lingua Franca (ELF) and of the decision to use English as the Medium of Instruction (EMI) as part of a strategic policy of internationalization. It looks at survival challenges caused by globalization and expansion, the diversity challenge, the concept of marginality and how marginality can lead to creativity, teaching and encouraging entrepreneurialism, the tools needed for internationalizing higher education in developing countries, innovative approaches, the intelligent use of technology, and finally, the value of non-constraint engagement in driving teaching and course quality improvements.