FKIP UMM Officially Has Teacher's Professional Education Program
Author : Humas | Tuesday, October 09, 2018 11:09 WIB
Nisa was excited teaching elementary school stdents (UMM PR)
The Faculty of Teacher Training and Education (FKIP) of University of Muhammadiyah Malang (UMM) was chosen as one of the Educational Institutions for Education Personnel (LPTK) who are entitled to open the Teacher's Professional Education program (PPG). This is entrusted by the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education (Kemenristekdikti) through Decree number 710 / KPT / I / 2018.
The Chaiman of PPG FIKP UMM, Tri Sakti Handayani, explained that the trust given by Kemenristekdikti to UMM was inseparable from the success of FKIP UMM in the process of implementing PPG program in 2017.
"Actually, the granting of UMM petition to open the PPG study program is very closely related to the implementation of PPG at UMM. At that time, we were still limited to obtaining a mandate for assignment," Tri Sakti said when was interviewed on Monday (8/10) afternoon.
In its scheme, PPG UMM program has the right to open six fields of study. They are Biology Education, Indonesian Language Education, English Language Education, Civics Education (PKn), Primary School Teacher Education (PGSD), and Mathematics Education. The determination of the study area was determined based on the achievement of the accreditation of the study program owned by FKIP UMM.
"All the fields of study in PPG UMM are based on the study programs owned by FKIP UMM," Tri Sakti added.
The PPG UMM program will apply three schemes, namely Pre-Position PPG, Positioning PPG, and Hybrid Learning PPG. "Among universities will apply PPG scheme differently," said one of the Civic Education program lecturers.
PPG Study Program was opened at UMM as well as complementing the previous professional education program. They are; Professional Education of Pharmacists, Physiotherapists, Ners and Engineers. (ard)