On November 26th 2019, Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Sharipah Ruzaina Syed Aris, academic staff with the Department of Science Education at the Faculty of Education, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) was invited as a keynote speaker at the International Seminar on Education and Human Technology (ISEHT) 2019. The international seminar was the 9th of its series, organized by the Faculty of Education, Universitas Negeri Semarang (UNNES), Indonesia.
Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Sharipah Ruzaina addressed the audience with a speech entitled Disruption in Higher Education: How to Remain Relevant in keeping with the theme of the international seminar Disruptive Technologies: An Innovation through Future Generation. She presented the roles of educators given the new landscape of education in light of the disruptive technology.
In addition to a focus on the new higher education landscape, her speech also addressed the navigating curriculum. She detailed three main aspects of navigating curriculum: hybrid, cross-discipline and trans-disciplinary curriculum; quadra-pole helix networking; and future curriculum framework.