Name of Staff: Kevin Tan Pooi Soo
Designation: Lecturer
Qualifications: B.Sc with Education, 1977 USM; M.Sc (IT) 1999 USM


Kevin Tan Pooi Soo joined WOU in March 2008. Prior to joining WOU, Kevin was a lecturer at Malayan Teachers Training Institute MTC), Penang. In 1977, he began his employment as a secondary school teacher, serving in various schools in the states of Pahang, Perak and Penang. He held the post of senior assistant in-charge of student affairs and discipline prior to joining MTC in 1994. Kevin was the assistant head of Mathematics Department before he retired from public service in February 2008.  

Course Development Experience:

> LLS 202/05 Discovering Science and Technology (co-writer with Mr. Lee Shiok Mee, RECSAM)

> WUC 111/03 Foundation Mathematics

> WUC 121/03 Introduction to Computing and Internet   

Selected Publications:   

> Learning module: Matrices and Linear Algebra WOU, writer

> Learning Module: Discovering Science and Technology WOU, co-writer  

Official Correspondence Address:

Wawasan Open University
54, Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah,
10050 Penang  

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