The English Language Center (ELC) welcomed this semester more than 300 new intake students through its In-house Induction Program on 27th of September 2018. The said program was coordinated by Mr. Randy Magdaluyo (Level 1 Coordinator) and presented by Induction Committee members: Ms. Samha Al Mas’hali and Ms. Amal Al-Awadi (Level 1 Representatives), Mr. Khalid Al-Ghafri (Student Grievances Coordinator), Mr. Rajesh Menon (GFP-Math Coordinator) and Mr. T. Karthikeyan (GFP- IT Coordinator).
The program started with words of welcome from Ms. Noor Kashoob, HoS-English Language Programs. She introduced briefly some information about the program.
The SCT vision, mission and values (VMV) as well as the ELC administration were explained fully by Ms. Amal Al-Awadi. The English skills, curricula, e-learning resources and assessment plan were explained clearly by Ms. Samha Al Mas’hali. Mr. Khalid Al-Ghafri drew the students’ attention to some important rules in classroom activities, examinations, absences and academic behavior in the campus. Mr. T. Karthikeyan and Mr. Rajesh Menon also discussed the basic placement test, assessment plan, attendance policies and common rules for Math and IT. All sessions were delivered through a Power Point presentation.
The induction program culminated with giving of students’ feedback. Handouts were also distributed to make students be fully aware of the College Vision-Mission-Values Statement and General Rules.