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The Glocal Classroom. Timor-Leste Intensive: 24-25 November 2014

by Rebecca Bengtsson November 11, 2014 ComDev

‘Timor-Leste – Challenges of a New State in the Asian Century’  The Flinders University contribution to the Glocal Classroom takes the form of an academic topic/seminar on Timor-Leste.  This is a young state, geographically close to Australia, and situated within a global context known as the Asian Century. See the full programme here: Flinders Glocal Classroom programme The seminar will […]

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Book release – the last book in Oscar Hemer’s Argentina trilogy launched today

by Rebecca Bengtsson November 5, 2014 ComDev

On 5 November, ComDev’s Oscar Hemer launched the concluding novel of the Argentina trilogy, Misiones, which he has been working on since 1997. The official launch took place at K3, the School of Arts and Communication. – It was with great joy that I returned to writing fiction after having spent a couple of year writing on my […]

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The Quality Project report

by Rebecca Bengtsson November 4, 2014 ComDev

In the first round of evaluations by the Swedish Board of Higher Education, the master’s programme in Communication for Development (ComDev) at Malmö University was one of the few education programmes that obtained the highest mark (very high quality). In recognition of this achievement, Malmö University was in 2013 granted a special “quality award” amounting […]

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ComDev in Stellenbosch

by Rebecca Bengtsson April 4, 2014 ComDev

Last week ComDev visited South Africa and Stellenbosch University as part of the Glocal Classroom project. ComDev’s Tobias Denskus shares some personal post-conference reflections that focus on three particular issues: First, the admin-teacher gap in the ICT and education discourses, second, the powerful presence of multinational companies and third, challenges of designing a digital learning infrastructure beyond university-wide […]

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News: Ørecomm at Social Media Week in Copenhagen

by Rebecca Bengtsson January 22, 2014 Comdev News

Mark your calendar for 17-21 February 2014! Social Media Week in Copenhagen is coming up, and Ørecomm has the pleasure to contribute with two panels. We are looking forward to a great opportunity for debate and hope to see many new and old friends. Places are filling up really fast, so don’t wait to long […]

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Seminar: Communication for development and social change in a new era

by Rebecca Bengtsson January 10, 2014 Alumni

On Wednesday January 22, Oscar Hemer and Tobias Denskus will speak at a seminar organised by Sida in cooperation with Malmö Högskola. The title of the seminar is Communication for development and social change in a new era and will focus on the emergence and global spread of new ICT:s, which has changed the landscape in the area of […]

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