Date(s) - 14/11/2016 - 16/11/2016
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
MBA Conference Hall,
Faculty Development Programme
A three days Faculty development programme was organized in department of civil engineering for both teaching and non-teaching faculty members from 14.11.16 to 16.11.16, under the guidance of Dr.R.Malathy, HOD/Civil by Prof. S. Priscil Nidhu and Prof. S. Kalaiselvi on the topic “Stress Management, Time Management & Life Skills”. Altogether 35 faculty both teaching and non-teaching attended the programme.
The resource person for Day one was Dr. A. Ranganathan, Research Associate, Irrigation Managemeent and Training Institute, PWD Trichy. The forenoon session lecture was on the topic “Stress Management” and the afternoon session was on “Time Management”. The session was very interesting as it was taken in a play method by conducting few games for faculty members. The resource gave suggestions how to work stress free and also to manage time.
The resource person for Day two was Mr. K. Parivallal, CEO, DMW CNC Training Division of DMW Group of Companies, Perundurai. The forenoon session lecture was on topic “Life Skills”. The session was awesome and mind blowing by the way he had lectured. The lecture delivery was in such a way that the faculty members enjoyed it at the same time learnt many things as how to overcome certain situations in life. The afternoon session was handled by Dr. R. Malathy, HOD / Civil, SCT, on topic “Setting benchmark for the department and working towards achieving the objectives”. The session was a brainstorming session as how to improve the quality of students and also to achieve the objectives.
The resource person for Day three was Dr. L. S. Jayagopal, Managing Director, Mithran Constructions, Coimbatore on topic “Effective Question Paper Setting”. He discussed in detail about Bloom’s Taxonomy and also the methods that can be employed to set the questions such that it would kindle the application knowledge of the students. In the afternoon the faculty members of Civil department gave prsentations on different topics and the faculty development programme came to an end by 7.00 pm on that day.
We thank the Management, Director – Academics, Director – Industry Connect, Principal and Head of the Department for granting permission to organize the programme in a successful manner and providing us with the necessary fund and support.