Semarang, Department of Geodetic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Diponegoro University, Dr. Yudo Prasetyo, ST., MT opened the workshop on Quality Improvement of Effective Teaching Methods and Work Motivation in the Department of Geodetic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Diponegoro University on September 14-15, 2018. The workshop was attended by all lecturers and staff of the Department of Geodetic Engineering. The purpose of this activity is to improve the ability of Geodesy Engineering Lecturers in conducting teaching as well as increasing lecturers’ work motivation and tendics of the Geodetic Engineering Department of the Faculty of Engineering, Diponegoro University. For two days, the workshop participants were given some material on the Concept and Standards of Teaching Quality in Higher Education, especially at Diponegoro University, Class Mastery Techniques and Teaching Psychology and Teaching Methods and Presentation Techniques.

The event was filled by three speakers, the first of which was Ir. Setiabudi Sasongko, D.E.A ,. Ph.D is from the Diponegoro University Educational Development and Quality Assurance Agency (LP2MP). In his session, he explained about the Concept and Standards of Teaching Quality in Higher Education especially at Diponegoro University. The second speaker was a psychologist, Abdul Azis S.Psi., M.Psi, who came from Semarang State University. The second speaker explained about Class Mastery and Teaching Psychology Techniques.

The final session as well as the final speaker at the workshop was delivered by I Made Andi Arsana, S.T., M.E., Ph.D, who came from Gadjah Mada University. At the end of the session, we talked about Teaching Methods and Presentation Techniques. This workshop is expected to improve the quality in terms of teaching in the classroom and outside the classroom as well as the quality and service for all lecturers and staff of the Department of Geodetic Engineering at Diponegoro University.

Author: Nurhadi Bashit and Selli Angelita BR Sitepu