Saturday, January 22, 2011


Why we need OBE

As we all know, Malaysian has produced graduates who do not meet expectations or standards, upon commencing work in the industry. Complains stated that our graduates are lacking in soft skills, unable to work independently and no creative enough to provide engineering solutions. Many blame our education system that
adopted the Traditional Education (TE) approach, a 'spoon-feeding' education has become synonymous with our education system. To overcome this problem, a revolitionize solution was adopted. OBe or outcome-based education. It's an innovative teaching and assessment approach where methods such as problem-based learning, project-based learning, case studies which includes literature searches, group projects and oral presentations are adopted.

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