The overall objectives are to produce teachers who can teach more innovatively and effectively, and graduates who can learn independently, think analytically and solve problems successfully.
Coordinator: Prof. J.K.D.S. Jayanetti (Faculty of Science, UOC)
The following activities have been conducted
- Designing a staff training programme for the Faculty of Science and conducting six staff training workshops for the entire faculty by an expert consultant
- Development of necessary software for an on-line question bank for the Faculty of Science to conduct on-line assessments and to provide feedback to students
- Training workshops (4) for all members of the academic staff on the scope and use of the software conducted by the software developer.
- Upgrading of selected classrooms and laboratories (12) by renovation of existing spaces and procurement of equipment for interactive teaching, conducting laboratory classes and development of on-line courses for undergraduates.