The Human Resource Department (HRD) Committee of Business Studies Department (BSD) has organized an exclusive webinar on “advising and handling probation related matters” on Tuesday, 16th February, 2021 for the staff members. The facilitators for the workshop were Dr Ramanadh Kasturi and Dr. Peeyush Dwivedi.
Dr. Ramandh Kasturi, was the facilitator for the session, “Essential Probation Guidelines required to handle probation students”. During the session, the facilitator explained the following: the essential aspects to consider a student as a probation student, inputs on Semester grade point average and its calculation, inputs on Cumulative grade point average and its calculation, reasons for the dismissal of students, scenario preparation for AP4 students, details related to handling listener student, inputs on prerequisites courses, suggestions to advisors in handling probation students. The session was lively and staff members had ample opportunity to clarify their doubts related to probation.
Dr. Peeyush Dwivedi, was the facilitator for the session, “Essential Advising Guidelines for advisors related to advising.”. He presented essential aspects related to the following: essentials of academic advising, curriculum followed at UTAS, advising rules for normal students, rules related to advising more courses to students, rules related to mixing level students, rules related to exit level students, advising rules for probation students, advising rules for students repeating courses, general advising rules, samples related to improper advising where degree audit is not followed, rules related to suspension of student, in addition to all a comprehensive information related to advising rules were discussed by the facilitator. The staff members were enthusiastic during the session to clarify their doubts related to advising.