The Human Resource Development (HRD) Committee of Business Studies Department (BSD) has organized workshop on ‘Review of Degree Audit and Learning Outcomes-HRM courses’. The workshop was scheduled on Monday, 15th June, 2020 and continued up to Tuesday 23rd June, 2020. The purpose of the workshop is to revise the learning outcomes for all the HRM courses proposed in new Degree Audit. The Head of the Section, Dr. Raghu Ram has led the HR team, with his able guidance, the team completed the comprehensive review of 21 HRM courses by meticulously following the ‘Oman qualifications framework (OQF) guidelines’.
The excellent teamwork resulted in some of the worthy achievements, which would surely result in serving the students with quality education. During the entire period of workshop the essential elements of participative management were extensively followed. The achievements witnessed in the workshop were the following:
Transitioning of course outcomes: The workshop was designed mainly for revising 21 HRM courses. The workshop encouraged the team members to alter the outcomes while remaining intact with the conventions of academic argument. As a team, all members discussed and explored ideas for upgrading the learning outcomes.
Brainstorming: This workshop assisted the team to generate new ideas and sharpen the thought process during the brainstorming phase. Team’s intellectual capabilities were fully utilized to revise the learning outcomes by mapping the learning outcomes with Bloom's taxonomy, OQF level descriptor, rationale for choosing a given level descriptor and graduate attributes.
Revision: This workshop assisted the team to revise the title for a few courses. Also, it resulted into focusing on large-scale concerns related to HRM courses like qualitative arguments, analysis, and appropriate structuring of the learning outcomes.
Sharing-Learning-Caring Experience: This workshop had assisted the team members to share and learn from the intellectualism of all. During the entire period of workshop, members had a caring experience as suggestions from members were given utmost importance by following decency and decorum.
From the commencement of the workshop dated 15th June, 2020 until its conclusion 23rd June, 2020, social distancing practices and safety measures were strictly followed because of pandemic situation-Covid 19.
The team involved in reviewing the Degree Audit and Learning Outcomes of HRM courses are the following:
- Dr. K Raghu Ram
- Mr. Basheer Muhammed Ismail
- Mr. Ishaq Shareef Dawood
- Dr. Shelly Mohanty
- Dr. Blessy Elizabeth Mathew
- Dr. Navaneetha Krishnan
- Dr. Mohammed Nazeer Ahmed