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Marine technology education for the changing Malaysia : the role of marine technology laboratory at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Ahmad, Mohd. Zamani and Abdul Mukti, Mohd. Afifi (1998) Marine technology education for the changing Malaysia : the role of marine technology laboratory at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. Jurnal Mekanikal (5). ISSN 0127-3396

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Abstract

Malaysia is changing fast towards becoming a nation that possesses comparative economic and industrial advantage base on engineering talent. Central planning includes improving its education and research programmes. The development of the Marine Technology Laboratory at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia is part of such programme to support the national maritime engineering sector. The paper captures the dynamic change of the marine technology education curricula since its inception in the early eighties and the role of the laboratory in harnessing the curricula to make it more relevant, attractive and connected.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:education and research programmes,maritime engineering sector, case study : Marine Technology Laboratory at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Subjects:L Education > LB Theory and practice of education
V Naval Science > VM Naval architecture. Shipbuilding. Marine engineering
Divisions:Mechanical Engineering
ID Code:8325
Deposited By: Ms Zalinda Shuratman
Deposited On:13 Apr 2009 08:06
Last Modified:02 Jun 2010 01:54

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