FIG Commission 2 - Professional Education

 

"The focus of FIG Commission 2 is on innovative and effective professional education and training for surveyors. The commission is focusing on developing academic networks for knowledge sharing, Innovative learning and teaching / "Curriculum on the Move" and Learning styles in surveying  education"

 


What we do

For the term 2019-2022 FIG Commission 2 will be working on:

For the full work plan, please visit Work Plan 2019-2022
(Original work plan .pdf-format )

News

FIG Working (from home) Week 2020 - Proceedings

May 2020

During the conference days a range of articles highlighting the hot-topics, the ground breaking research, and the hidden gems in the proceedings was published.

The focus of FIG Commission 2 is on innovative and effective professional education and training for surveyors. This article summarises the key Commission 2 highlights in the FIG2020 papers, and reflects on the impact of COVID-19 on surveying education.  Read the article

FIG Working Week 2020 and FIG Commission 2

February 2020

Commission 2 is planning the following sessions:

Report to the General Assembly

March 2020

FIG Commission 2 has prepared a written report to the General assembly.

The full agenda is available

The General Assembly has been cancelled and postponed to 2021.

UPCOMING EVENTS

GLTN/FIG International webinar - Responsible Land Administration Teaching Essentials. To be held in the last quarter of 2020.

Commission 2 International webinar What are the lessons from COVID-19 for blended learning? To be held in the final quarter 2020.

Commission 2/YSN international webinar - Surveying Students Learning and Studying Approaches. This webinar will (i) discuss this project of YSN/Commission 2 working group 3, and (ii) present the findings of a pilot questionnaire. To be held in the final quarter 2020


FIG Working Week 2021
21-25 June
Utrecht, the netherlands

October 2019

FIG Commission 2 Newsletter

May 2019

Commission 2 at FIG Working Week 2019

 

More news from FIG Commission 2


Publications

 

Work Plans

   

Proceedings

 

Working Groups

 

Key Documents

Events


Meet the officers

Commission Chair

Assoc. Prof. David Mitchell, Australia
Contact: FIGCommission2 [at] fig.net et

Commission Vice-Chair

Dr. Mohsen Kalantari, Australia

Working Group Chairs:

Developing academic networks for knowledge sharing (WG 2.1)
Dimo Todorovski, the Netherlands

Curriculum on the Move (WG 2.2)
Mohsen Kalantari, Australia

Learning styles in surveying education (Joint WG with YSN)
Melissa Harrington, United States
Chethna Ben, Fiji
Franka Grubisic, Croatia
Mudit Kapoor, India

List of all officers

Delegates and Correspondents:

Each member association has the right to nominate a delegate to each of the ten technical commissions. In addition Affiliates, Academic Members and Corporate Members  are welcome to nominate a correspondent to each commission.

Interested? If you are interested to become a national delegate from your country, please contact your member association. The contact information of national delegates is updates by the FIG office. Any changes in contact information should be sent to the FIG Office.


Achievements

 “...e-learning is a learning process created by interaction with digitally delivered content, network-based services and tutoring support." The report aims to bring together the experiences and viewpoints within FIG on the role of e-learning in surveying education.     
 
 
 

Terms

Term 2019-2022
Term 2015-2018
Term 2011-2014
Term 2007-2010
Term 2003-2006

Working Groups

Term 2019-2022 
WG2.1: Developing academic networks for knowledge sharing
WG2.2: Innovative learning and teaching / "Curriculum on the Move"
WG2.3: Learning styles in surveying education (Joint WG with YSN)

All working groups

 

FIG Academic Members

List of members
How to become a member

Newsletters

Newsletter - 2019
Newsletter - 2017

FIG Publications

FIG Pub. no. 49: Enhancing Surveying Education through e-Learning

FIG Proceedings

List of FIG Conference Proceedings
FIG Surveyors Reference Library

Events

All events

Reports to General Assembly

Report, May 2020
Report, Hanoi, Vietnam. 2019
Report, Istanbul, Turkey, 2018
Report, Helsinki, Finland, 2017

All reports