COIL “Collaborative Online International Learning”


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What is COIL?

COIL stands for Collaborative Online International Learning.
Pedagogy to connect with overseas universities online and provide an interactive and collaborative learning environment in and outside class.

  • Enables collaborative and comparative learning between two or more countries.
  • Improves students’ leadership skills, project planning, management skills, and ICT literacy.
  • Fosters networks among faculty members through collaboration in each course (potentially
    leading to joint research).
  • Provides opportunities for international exchange for students who cannot study abroad
    with various constraints.
  • Provides a new form of global education that combines virtual and in-person educational methods.

The report includes the international symposium indicated below. We hope this gives you a better idea of what Sophia University has done for this project.

International Symposium: Inter-University Exchange Project “COIL” was held on December 15, 2022.

Thank you all for joining us!
Please check the recording from here.

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