The University of Home Economics (UHE) conducted its first one-day workshop titled: Semester Rules, Regulations and Their Effective Implementation under Faculty Development Program Head” of all departments, including the teaching and non-teaching staff members dealing with the examination matters attended the workshop.
VUHE Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Kanwal Ameen and Dr Aliya Arshad, Assistant Professor, Department of Information Management, University of the Punjab were the source Persons.
Prof Dr Kanwal Ameen welcomed the participants and highlighted the objective and purpose of smooth implementation of semester rules & regulations, requirements of semester system where she talked about learning paradigms; Annual and Semester system, and critical success factors of both. The focus was placed on the philosophy of the semester system and how it will be evolved in the University of Home Economics. She further described the requirements for effective implementation of semester system including Teaching in Semester System, Management of Student’s Attendance Record, Examination, Evaluation, and student’s Grievances Dr. Aliya Arshad Assistant Professor, Department of Information Technology, University of Punjab presented semester rules & regulations at the departmental level. She spoke about the academic discipline, the time period for different degree programs, Semester freezing policies, class attendance rules, and rules for promotion were shared.
Delay in the declaration of results, the re-sit and re-take examination policy, re-admission, and probation policies were also discussed. In the end, a question-answer session was conducted with a thanks note.