Winter semester: Slow return to the presence of teaching

Three months students and faculty have now had time to get used to the Online teaching, but, as in other areas, too many pushes it back to the right life. The G

Winter semester: Slow return to the presence of teaching

Three months students and faculty have now had time to get used to the Online teaching, but, as in other areas, too many pushes it back to the right life. The German rectors ' conference comes to you half a step, it pushes, but in the back on the brake. The winter semester will mainly be digitally completed, they say in their new statement, to the extent that you can justify but health, you want to return to classroom teaching. The sound is quite different than in may, as the HRK, President of the Old nor warned, the new digital achievements through a "hasty return" to destroy, and for the future of hybrid forms of digital and analog teaching recommended that the concrete benefits of it, of course, ausschwieg. But in the meantime, a detailed debate on the value of the lesson is gone through, the landscape of higher education, initiated by an open letter from scholars, the more than two thousand colleagues signed.

Thomas Thiel

editor in the features section.

F. A. Z.

it Speaks coincides with the digitisation of representatives from universities, to the revolutionary innovations to come from the Online teaching, can hardly be substantiated. Is called, for example, a digital "assessment" that can be used to test his knowledge. You could, however, with paper and pencil. Sure, some bureaucratic things with digital tools to make it more efficient. Of the announced Revolution, which should have to get through Corona their final impetus, however, is not much to see. The resources and concepts and maybe even the need for the absence. It is also true: as Long as no vaccine is there, it can't be taken to the Campus back in full operation. This is not only on the Virus. The universities will meet here on an old Problem. The rapid and wide patronized the growth in numbers of students collides rules with the new distance.

Updated Date: 09 July 2020, 16:21

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