Monday, 26 November 2018 The Department of Sociology received a visit from the Muhammadiyah Malang’s Sociology. The activity’s agenda included none other than benchmarking in order to improve the Tri Dharma performance of Muhammadiyah Malang’s Sociology Study Program.
The choice of visiting FISIP UNAIR’s Sociology was actually not without reason. Some of the teaching staff explained that the establishment of Muhammadiyah Malang’s Sociology was led by several lecturers from FISIP UNAIR’s Sociology including Airlangga University’s Professor of Sociology Prof. Soetandyo Wignjosoebroto and also Daniel Sparringa, Ph.D. In addition, most of the teaching staff at the Muhammadiyah Malang’s Study Program are also alumni of FISIP UNAIR’s Sociology, including FISIP UNAIR’s S1, S2 and S3 in Social Sciences.
During the benchmarking event, some of the things discussed included the development of human resources in Sociology FISIP UNAIR, curriculum development, student activities or PKM and journal publications, as the Muhammadiyah Malang’s Sociology Study Program is currently initiating its study program’s journal.
In relations to the things discussed, Dr. Sutinah, MS and Drs. Sudarso, M.Sc as the head and secretary of the department provided an explanation required, including the future plans in HR development through staff and student outbound and adjunct professors. │RAP│