ENGINEERING PRACTISE & PROFESSIONALISMIr Dr Zainal Fitri B Zainal AbidinSept 2014
LIFELONG LEANING SKILLS
Lifelong LearningLifelong Learning is the "ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated“pursuit/ search of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons. It will not only enhances social inclusion, active citizenship and personal development, but also competitiveness and employability.3NCB 10202: ENGINEERING PRACTICE AND PROFESSIONALISM
4NCB 10202: ENGINEERING PRACTICE AND PROFESSIONALISMLifelong LearningSeveral established contexts for lifelong learning:•Home schooling involves learning to learn or the development of informal learning •Adult education or the acquisition of formal qualifications or work and leisure skills later in life•Continuing education which often describes extension or not-for-credit courses offered by higher education institutions.
5NCB 10202: ENGINEERING PRACTICE AND PROFESSIONALISMLifelong Learning•Knowledge work which includes professional development and on-the-job