Outcomes based Teaching and Learning

Outcomes based Teaching and Learning

Constellations Issue 2 DIVYATA RAUT & LAVINIA TANG Students, get ready to see your modules in a different light very soon. Nanyang Technological University is taking considerable measures to fine-tune its academic curriculum structure to heighten students’...
The “Two Cultures” Today

The “Two Cultures” Today

Constellations Issue 2 WANG GUNGWU I was a student at a time when the Faculty of Arts did not differentiate between humanities and social sciences and was, for a while, somewhat ambivalent about where I really belonged. I had begun with a love for all things literary...
Digital Humanities at NTU

Digital Humanities at NTU

Constellations Issue 2 MICHAEL STANLEY-BAKER The question is often asked: what is Digital Humanities (DH)? Is it the study of humanistic questions with the aid of digital tools? Is it the study of how digitization and algorithms are changing human relations and human...
Language and Communication: An interview with Kingsley Bolton

Language and Communication: An interview with Kingsley Bolton

Constellations Issue 2 NICOLETTE WONG & LINDSAY CHONG Many local students who enter University from Junior College or Polytechnic generally have good basic proficiency in the English language. More often than not, however, this is vernacular English – Singapore...
Scripting the Singapore Story

Scripting the Singapore Story

Constellations Issue 2 IVY CHUA & RAFIQ ISMAIL What is Singapore Studies? The question of what constitutes Singaporean-ness and what it means to be Singaporean is the underlying thread in our evolving identity as a nation. Singapore Studies is a...