What is competency in today’s context? Every teacher, business and student will define competency differently. But it can be said that we have moved away from just seeing skills as competency. What are the other areas that universities should be focusing on and how can they build other aptitudes in their students?
Moderator – Sian Lun Lau, Associate Dean & HoD, Sunway University
Panellists – Rofina Yasmin Othman, Associate Vice Chancellor (Industry and Community Networks), University of Malaya; Thanh Pham, Senior Lecturer in Graduate Employability, Globalisation and Intercultural Education; Jagmohan Singh, Head of Life Skills Programme, Taylor’s University; Su Chern Teo, Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Collaboration by Design, Singapore University of Technology and Design