Establishment of Center of Continuing Professional Development (CCPD)
Under the umbrella of ORIC, Center of Continuing Professional Development was established in June 2018. Following short courses have been conducted under CCPD:
Short course on Beauty Therapy
ORIC in collaboration with ACME Institute of beauty has started three months basic short course on beauty at LCWU. 20 students have enrolled in this program and they are learning beauty techniques such as make up, hair styling etc.
Short Course on Chinese Language
Three months course on Chinese Language has also been started from March, 2019. The course is being run smoothly and number of participants is increasing day by day.
Short course on "How to Construct an Achievement Test
One day short course on "How to Construct an Achievement Test” at IT Seminar Room. The course was conducted by Prof. Dr. Ghazala Noreen, Professor/CoD at Planning Department, Institute of Education, LCWU, Lahore. A large number of MS and PhD students of Humanities and Social Sciences attended this event.
Short course on Scientific Writing for Impact Factor Journals
ORIC LCWU organized a short course on Scientific Writing for Impact Factor Journals. Dr Sajid Iqbal (Assistant Professor, Department of Mechatronics and Control Engineering, UET) and Dr. Ali Hussain Kazim (Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, UET) were the guest speakers for this short course. The course was attended by 100 students both from LCWU and other institutions.
Short course on "Mastering English Proficiency Test: IELTS
One day short course on "Mastering English Proficiency Test: IELTS" by Dr. Rabia Nazir (UET-Lahore). Several faculty members and students attended this short course in order to master tips and tricks to excel in the IELTS exam. Dr. Rabia discussed the format of the IELTS exam in detail.
Short course on "Synopsis Writing
One day short course on "Synopsis Writing" at Biotechnology Seminar Hall. The course was conducted by Dr. Amina Muazzam, Associate Professor at Department of Applied Psychology, LCWU. Students from several departments attended this course. Dr. Amina discussed in detail how to write synopsis effectively. The course ended with vote of thanks from ORIC team.
Short course on "How to Write a Research Paper
One day short course on "How to Write a Research Paper" at Student Service Center. The course was conducted by Dr. Ali Hussain Kazim, Assistant Professor, UET, Lahore. Students from several departments attended this course. Dr. Ali emphasized on writing articles/papers concisely and clearly. The short course ended with the vote of thanks and certificates were distributed among the participants.