Join us for this free virtual event exploring the advantages of a liberal arts approach within Asian higher education as a whole. Hosted in partnership with Lingnan University, the forum will address diversity, student outcomes and impact within the context of the SDGs.
The term “liberal arts” traditionally conjures images of leafy, Western institutions offering small classes and flexible learning, with a focus on the arts, humanities and natural sciences. But...
What are the benefits of embedding liberal arts within higher education in Asia, the world's largest continent and a rising power, particularly in STEM subjects?
How important are the liberal arts for Asia's future economic and social development in the face of global challenges?
How can Asian higher education foster critical thinking and creativity through this model?
How a liberal arts education can give graduates a competitive edge in Asia’s job market today
The role of liberal arts in cultivating a more culturally diverse and inclusive cohort
How interdisciplinary learning can provide a flexible and engaging experience for students
How liberal arts are conducive to realising a more equitable vision of digital pedagogy across the continent
Advancing the SDGs through a liberal arts lens
Leonard K. Cheng
Mahidol University International College
Vice-president of sponsored research and external academic relations
Soka University of America
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