King Khalid University President inaugurates activities of a debate seminar
(e-courses; Development & Participation)
His Excellency King Khalid University President, Prof. Dr. Abdulrahman Bin Hamid Al-Dawood inaugurated on Thursday the 11th discussion seminar which is organized by e-learning and Distance Education National Center in cooperation and host of King Khalid University under the title (E-curricula, Development & Participation) which was held under the auspices of His Excellency the Minister of Higher Education , Dr. Khalid Al-Ankary and it lasted for two days in which experiments of the educational institutes regards digital education content inside the Kingdom besides international, future directions and experiments in this field.
In his speech, the university President welcomed His excellency the General Director of e-learning and Distance Education National Center and all the guests of the university, Deans, e learning officials in the Saudi universities stressing on the university readiness to offer all what could participate in achieving the center’s mission and goals.
HE Dr Abdullah bin Mohammed Muqrin, Director General of the National Centre for e-learning and Distance Education, Advisor at the Ministry of Higher Education that the seminar comes within a series of scientific debate seminars organized by the National Centre for e-learning and Distance Education in continuation of the systematic of rooting aiming scientific mobility, and expand opportunities of debate about critical issues in the field of e-learning, which is adopted inevitably by the world to enrich learning methods and receiving at the academic level.
On his side, Dean of E-Learning Deanship at King Khalid University, Dr. Abdullah Alwalidi underscored that the seminar aims to restrict initiatives and projects in the digital courses in the Saudi educational universities and institutions, as well as function the merits of e-courses to support the learning process, and come up with recommendations and results to unify the work of educational institutions in digital courses .
It is worth mentioning that the debate seminar was accompanied by many events such as a number of training workshops ,a meeting of the Deans of e-learning and Distance Education in the Saudi universities. . Which comes within the framework of consultation and exchange of views and ideas about e-learning and its current position, and evaluate it objectively and scientifically in order to reach the means to develop and implant it in our society.