DEH and MSJ Hold Curriculum Design Workshop

Participants of Curriculum Design Workshop for DEH.

The Self Assessment Committee of the Department of English and Humanities (DEH) at ULAB conducted a workshop on Curriculum Design on 20 July 2017 from 10 am to 2.30 pm in Room A205. The workshop was attended by all faculty members, which included SAC members and Curriculum Committee members. The workshop began with acquainting the attendees with the government/UGC regulations regarding curriculum and the curriculum design process and format. The program learning outcomes and professional skills, previously outlined by the Program Curriculum Committee, were discussed and feedbacks from the faculty members were incorporated. The generic skills, provided by UGC, were modified to suit DEH’s needs. Templates for course and program mapping were handed out to the participants and the process was illustrated through a sample map. Participants were then asked to map one of their courses as part of the workshop.

The workshop was conducted by Dr. Sohana Manzoor, Assistant Professor of DEH and member of the Curriculum Committee. She was assisted by the Chair of the SAC, Ms. Arifa Ghani Rahman, Associate Professor of DEH and Member of SAC Dr. Mahmud Hasan Khan.  A follow-up workshop will be held on 17 August 2017.

Earlier, the Self Assessment Committee of Media Studies and Journalism Department conducted their workshop on curriculum design on 25 May 2017 at Seminar Room, Campus-B. The workshop was attended by full time and part time faculty members. Templates of course outline and program mapping along with sample of course outline were discussed in the workshop. The participants were then asked to prepare their course outlines and course-program maps as a practical session. Dr. Sumon Rahman, Chair of SAC along with Dr. Sarkar Barbaq Quarmal, Naima Alam, and Member of SAC acted as resource persons.