|Digital skills: The Australian State of Victoria’s Minister of Training and Skills, Steve Herbert yesterday (May 16) opened a Centre of Digital Excellence (CODE) at RMIT Vietnam in HCM City.|Viet Nam News
HCM CITY— Steve Herbert, Minister of Training and Skills of the Australian State of Victoria, yesterday opened a Centre of Digital Excellence at RMIT Vietnam in HCM City.
“CODE will showcase models of digital innovation in learning and teaching in order to develop Việt Nam’s education workforce capacities,” Prof Beverley Webster, RMIT Vietnam’s deputy president, said.
The centre will collaborate with Vietnamese universities, work with primary and secondary schools and encourage industry links.
It will run a series of public lectures on digital teaching, launch a number of fully online diplomas and other programmes and host professional development and digital best practice events.
Its academic initiatives will include an international certificate in teaching with digital technologies, educational leadership, teaching bilingual learners, and digital TESOL talks for primary and secondary school teachers.
The Centre is a collaborative venture between RMIT, the Vietnamese Government and higher education Institutions. — VNS