Awareness Activity: Awareness-cum- Orientation Programme
Nature of Activity: Other
Activity Name: Awareness-cum- Orientation Programme
Activity Brief: An Awareness-cum-Orientation Programme for 34 SWAYAM Mentors was held on 7-12-2018 at 10.00 a.m. at Conference Hall, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Annamalai University.The Roles and Responsibilities of SWAYAM Mentors and the methodology of implementation of MOOC Courses were highlighted.
Report Brief : The Introductory Meeting with SWAYAM Mentors was held in the august presence of the Director-Academic Affairs and the Controller of Examinations, Annamalai University. The University SWAYAM Coordinator welcomed the gathering and expressed his thanks to revered Vice-Chancellor and respected Registrar for having nominated him as University SWAYAM Coordinator as well as for having nominated SWAYAM Mentors in every department of Annamalai University to spread awareness regarding SWAYAM and enrolling students for MOOC Courses from the ensuing semester onwards. The Director-Academic Affairs greeted the Mentors and briefed on the evolvement of SWAYAM and MOOCs when he was at AICTE. He also stressed on the significance of the online Faculty Development Programme offered in the SWAYAM portal for CAS of Faculty members. The Controller of Examinations, Annamalai University offered felicitations and motivated the Mentors by informing that he himself has registered for MOOC courses on his own interest. Further, he also encouraged the staff members to develop MOOC Courses in addition to implementing MOOCs for students. The SWAYAM Coordinator delivered a Power Point Presentation about SWAYAM, MOOCs, Roles and Responsibilities of SWAYAM Mentors and the methodology of implementation of MOOC Courses in each and every department of Annamalai University towards credit mobility for students.The SWAYAM Coordinator answered the various queries raised by the Mentors, at the end of his presentation and the meeting came to a conclusion.
Start Date: 07-12-2018
End Date: 07-12-2018
Venue: Conference Hall, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Annamalai University