By David Scott. C-Campus partnership for education in the cloud
A cloud-based ‘virtual’ campus will be the focus of a new agreement recently signed by two of Australia and China’s leading universities.
The ‘C-Campus’ agreement between the University of Melbourne and Tsinghua University will deliver joint classes and ‘e-subjects’ for students at both institutions, starting with advanced courses on separation science and technology in chemical engineering.
It will also function as a platform for research collaboration across disciplines including chemical engineering and medicine, with more disciplines being added progressively. Both universities have committed to establish seed funds to stimulate further joint research and innovation in online learning. Read more...