Wednesday, November 7, 2018 FISIP held a FISIP UNAIR Malaysia Academic Trip at Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (Unisza) and Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) with the theme Education, Managerial and Friendship. During the opportunity, the Department of Sociology sent five representatives from different class batches.
The activity’s main agenda is that of students participating in the Paper Conference in order to exchange ideas with Unisza students on the paper that has been prepared by the representatives. In addition to that, academic visits were also held at Universiti Sains Malaysia where the activities were packed in discussions on themes regarding Indonesia-Malaysia relationship, all of which were then closed with lectures from Prof. Askandar about conflict transformation.
Through these activities, transfer of knowledge between FISIP UNAIR’s Sociology students and students from the two universities in Malaysia was expected to have occurred. They gained various experience from the visitation activities. Rickhwan Javerson Ginting, who was one of the representatives from Sociology, said that there was much new experience and knowledge gained through these activities as a result of discussions with the foreign students. │RAP│