New directions in drinking water engineering education Jasper Verberk, Peter de Moel, Hans van Dijk Sanitary Engineering, ...
1. The Dutch drinking water secret
Netherlands and water Watermanagement since 1200 AD Reclaimed land
Water = national export product and others...
Students from all over the world > 50%  International students 10-20% LLL 20% from other Delft and Dutch unis 10-20% CE BS...
2. Before 2007
MSc Watermanagement <ul><li>2 years  all English    120 ECTS </li></ul><ul><li>Specialisations: </li></ul><ul><li>Water cy...
Drinking Water Education <ul><li>2 courses in BSc </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Introduction Watermanagement (CT3011) </li></ul></...
CT4471 course <ul><li>Traditional F2F lecturing </li></ul><ul><li>Blackboard </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lecture notes </li></ul...
Challenges <ul><li>Better educational material for students </li></ul><ul><li>Diverse inflow of students  </li></ul><ul><u...
3. OCW in 2007 - 2008
TU Delft OpenCourseWare Since 2006 http:// ocw.tudelft.nl /
Drinking water OCW
Collegerama
Collegerama
On-line assignments
Evaluation <ul><li>Students </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lecturing material always available  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Language...
3. Virtual lectures 2009 - 2010
MSc Watermanagement <ul><li>LIVE: RECORDED: </li></ul><ul><li>- One time a year - Any time </li></ul><ul><li>- Only at TU ...
Overcrowded lecture room
Multiple deliveries <ul><li>Yearly live delivery in class room (recorded) </li></ul><ul><li>Recorded lectures in other sem...
Courses abroad
From static to dynamic courses 2008-2009 2010-2011
iTunesU & YouTube
Management and policy triggers <ul><li>Reduced length of study </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Better exam results </li></ul></ul><u...
4. Virtual centre of excellence > 2010
Ambition: Virtual educational centres of excellence
Export grant economic affairs Bandung, South Africa and Mozambique
Core courses Developed by TU Delft English language Fundamental theoretical courses Drinking water Waste water Sewerage St...
International educational material exchange <ul><li>Pool of lectures on different topics </li></ul><ul><li>Selection of be...
Modular in new OCW design
Collegerama/Mediasite
Virtual experiments
Lectures with subtitles, auto translate
Courses: 2 down, 4 to go <ul><li>Finished: </li></ul><ul><li>BSc courses </li></ul><ul><li>Watermanagement </li></ul><ul><...
<ul><li>Who is further joining? </li></ul>Universities/countries: 8
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New directions in drinking water engineering education

  1. 1. New directions in drinking water engineering education Jasper Verberk, Peter de Moel, Hans van Dijk Sanitary Engineering, Watermanagement, Faculty CiTG, Delft University of Technologgy
  2. 2. 1. The Dutch drinking water secret
  3. 3. Netherlands and water Watermanagement since 1200 AD Reclaimed land
  4. 4. Water = national export product and others...
  5. 5. Students from all over the world > 50% International students 10-20% LLL 20% from other Delft and Dutch unis 10-20% CE BSc students
  6. 6. 2. Before 2007
  7. 7. MSc Watermanagement <ul><li>2 years all English 120 ECTS </li></ul><ul><li>Specialisations: </li></ul><ul><li>Water cycle : Urban Water cycle : </li></ul><ul><li>- Hydrology - Drinking water engineering </li></ul><ul><li>- Geohydrology - Urban water drainage </li></ul><ul><li>- Water resources management - Waste water treatment </li></ul>
  8. 8. Drinking Water Education <ul><li>2 courses in BSc </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Introduction Watermanagement (CT3011) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Introduction Sanitary Engineering (CT3420) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>4 courses in MSc </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Drinking Water Technology (CT4471) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Drinking Water Design (CT5520) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Water Transport and Distribution (CT5550) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Public Hygiene and Epidemiology (CT5420) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>MSc project </li></ul>
  9. 9. CT4471 course <ul><li>Traditional F2F lecturing </li></ul><ul><li>Blackboard </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lecture notes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pdfs of ppt files </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Experiments in laboratory </li></ul><ul><li>Excursions </li></ul>
  10. 10. Challenges <ul><li>Better educational material for students </li></ul><ul><li>Diverse inflow of students </li></ul><ul><ul><li>different Dutch universities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>different countries, so different background knowledge </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>different times in a year (“harde knip”) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Individualization of education </li></ul><ul><ul><li>MSc program should be more tailor made </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Make your lecture material accessible for everyone in the world </li></ul>
  11. 11. 3. OCW in 2007 - 2008
  12. 12. TU Delft OpenCourseWare Since 2006 http:// ocw.tudelft.nl /
  13. 13. Drinking water OCW
  14. 14. Collegerama
  15. 15. Collegerama
  16. 16. On-line assignments
  17. 17. Evaluation <ul><li>Students </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lecturing material always available </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Language problems/missing lecture/repeating lecture </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lecture hall capacity problems </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Lecturers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Quality improvement </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Making use of Bb </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Exposure of your course </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Attraction LLL and foreign PhD students </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Other educational organizations </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Make use of OCW </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Students (in paid employment) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Don’t have to follow every lecture in Delft </li></ul></ul>OCW = ACM + RL
  18. 18. 3. Virtual lectures 2009 - 2010
  19. 19. MSc Watermanagement <ul><li>LIVE: RECORDED: </li></ul><ul><li>- One time a year - Any time </li></ul><ul><li>- Only at TU Delft - Any place </li></ul><ul><li>- Only in English or Dutch - Any language </li></ul><ul><li>YEARLY UPDATE YEARLY UPDATE ? </li></ul>BlackBoard with Collegerama
  20. 20. Overcrowded lecture room
  21. 21. Multiple deliveries <ul><li>Yearly live delivery in class room (recorded) </li></ul><ul><li>Recorded lectures in other semesters </li></ul><ul><li>Results </li></ul><ul><li>More deliveries </li></ul><ul><li>Better prepared students </li></ul><ul><li>Less contact hours needed </li></ul><ul><li>Less lecture rooms needed </li></ul>
  22. 22. Courses abroad
  23. 23. From static to dynamic courses 2008-2009 2010-2011
  24. 24. iTunesU & YouTube
  25. 25. Management and policy triggers <ul><li>Reduced length of study </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Better exam results </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Flexibile/multiple programming of courses </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Reduction of federal funding </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Staff can spend time on other projects </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Less infrastructure (lecture rooms & laboratory facilities) </li></ul></ul>
  26. 26. 4. Virtual centre of excellence > 2010
  27. 27. Ambition: Virtual educational centres of excellence
  28. 28. Export grant economic affairs Bandung, South Africa and Mozambique
  29. 29. Core courses Developed by TU Delft English language Fundamental theoretical courses Drinking water Waste water Sewerage Static courses Once published Dynamic courses Yearly update Chinese Spanish Bahasa Applied informative courses Localized courses Developed by TU Delft & local university Local language/local lecturer Excursions Experiments Exercises English
  30. 30. International educational material exchange <ul><li>Pool of lectures on different topics </li></ul><ul><li>Selection of best basic lectures/course material </li></ul><ul><li>Enrichment for local components </li></ul>
  31. 31. Modular in new OCW design
  32. 32. Collegerama/Mediasite
  33. 33. Virtual experiments
  34. 34. Lectures with subtitles, auto translate
  35. 35. Courses: 2 down, 4 to go <ul><li>Finished: </li></ul><ul><li>BSc courses </li></ul><ul><li>Watermanagement </li></ul><ul><li>Sanitary Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>To do: </li></ul><ul><li>MSc courses </li></ul>
  36. 36. <ul><li>Who is further joining? </li></ul>Universities/countries: 8

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