“Assessment Team Training Workshop”

Quality Enhancement Cell (QEC) arranged its 6th workshop on 12th October 2012, with the title “Assessment Team Training Workshop”. It was mandatory for the Heads of Departments and the QEC Assessment Teams for SARs to attend the workshop.

Ms. Mehwish Asmatullah (Shaheed Benazir Bhutto for Women, University) was invited to confer the lecture on the Assessment process. The first session of the workshop started at 10:15 am with a brief on Self Assessment Process. Self assessment is an exercise conducted by the institution / department itself to assess whether its programs meet their educational objectives and outcomes with the purpose to improve quality of programs and enhance students’ learning”. Role of Program Team and formulation of Assessment Team was discussed.

  1. Each department should have at least 4 Program Team members.
  2. All the problems and difficulties stated in SAR should be documented.
  3. Assessment Team should consist of 3 members:
    • Head of Department
    • External member (from same discipline)
    • Internal member (from other department)

At 2:00 pm lunch was served in NB- 6. It was an enticing and refreshing lunch. Everyone especially the guest liked the lunch menu a lot.
At 2:30 pm second session of the workshop started and this time the guest made the attendees do assessment for all criteria. It was an informative workshop. Problems occurring in completing the SARs were resolved.

It was a successful workshop.QEC members were appreciated by the faculty for arranging such an instructive & informative workshop.