Nature of program and who is cooperating partner Degree granted - umuc? JointSize - how many students now and projectedFaculty - how many foreign facultyAnything else?
International Partnerships - Master of Distance Education & E-Learning
MDE partnerships• UMUC & Oldenburg University (USA/Germany) In 2000: Creation of a joint program: Master of Distance Education and E-Learning Division of responsibilities with cooperation between managers Around 10 foreign faculty involved: all hired at UMUC UMUC Degree, now expanding to a German degree A set of courses are developed and staffed by OL Several awards (Sloan-C, UCEA, etc.) Special accreditation through EFMD-CEL
MDE partnerships• MDE & HBMeU (USA/UAE) Cooperative programs Following the model of UMUC’s dual degree Additional courses are added to primary HBMeU degrees and allow students to achieve an MDE degree as well Students join ongoing MDE courses Students receive HBMeU degree and then UMUC degree (MDE) Starts in Fall 2012 with a probably number of 10-15 students
The UMUC & HBMeU partnership Cooperative Program model UMUC- MDE UMUC- (9 credits) HBMeU (27 MDE credits) (9 credits transfer)Jan, 2012 HBMeU & UMUC-MDE partnership 5
MDE partnerships• MDE & Unisa (USA/South Africa) An MDE Certificate is used as part of a Unisa degree in Distance Education Technology in Distance Education: total of 4 courses Professional development for Unisa faculty Students join ongoing MDE courses Students receive HBMeU degree and then UMUC degree (MDE) Started in Summer’2012 with a group of 21 students