A half day workshop on Quality Assurance

Resource Persons     : Dr.(Mrs.)M.G.Sathiadas, IQAC Coordinator , Faculty of Medicine   &  Senior Lecturer, Dept. of Paeditrics, Faculty of Medicine, Unversity of Jaffna

A half day workshop on Quality Assurance was held on 2nd July 2018 at 2.00 pm at the Conference Hall of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Jaffna to create the awareness among the academic and academic support staff at the Faculty Level.

Dr.(Mrs.)M.G.Sathiadas, Coordinator, IQAC, Faculty of Medicine and Resource Person of this workshop commenced with an introduction to the principles of quality assurance and history of the Quality Assurance process under HEIs. The resource person clearly explained the all staff what their role in terms of Quality Assurance (QA) at the Departmental and Faculty level. Discussion was taken focusing on their own understandings of internal QA systems. This workshop is intended for Heads of Departments, Academic staffs, CAAs, Clerks, Management Assistants and Technical Officers. While the workshop provided the opportunity to discuss quality assurance, it has been recommended that there were areas that were deemed to be useful to participants.

At the end of the workshop a questionnaire was issued to participants to evaluate whether the objectives of the workshop had been met and identification of other areas where capacity development was required.

The workshop was successful.