In pursuit of the smart education through advanced information and communication technology, smart class rooms at male and female campuses of the International Islamic University have been inaugurated by H.E. Dr. Hathal Homoud Alotaibi, President.
On the occasion, IIUI President was briefed thatlive and interactive smart classrooms are expected to provide required faculty sharing along with e-learning and VDI. The planned Platforms are also expected to fortify the distance and blended learning .The facility will be utilized by students both at the undergraduate and graduate levels to get access to quality faculty which will ultimately help the institution improve the standards of education.
The IIUI President said that smart class rooms are the need of hour as the world has shrunk and now it is the age of E-learning.
He hailed the efforts of the IT team and said that Smart Classroom setup can play a pivotal role to enhance students – teachers interaction through interactive online & distance learning, bridge the gap of good faculty, meet the shortage of faculty members at the universities/ campuses located at far-flung areas and ultimately to uplift the standard of education across the board. He said the Smart Classrooms strategy is a learning initiative that is about engaging the digital generation, improving individualized learning opportunities, sparking innovation in learning, enhancing teachers’ and digital pedagogy.