Center for Learning Support Service, Advising and e-Learning Programs

Center for Learning Support Service, Advising and e-Learning Programs

Mission

The Center for Learning Support Services and Advising (CLSSA) supports the application of the latest theory and research to enhance knowledge instruction and acquisition at  AURAK. CLSSA seeks to contribute to a culture of research-based improvements to best scaffold professors in their instruction and course design, and students in their learning as well as enhancing advising.

Vision

The vision of the CLSSA is to support AURAK in becoming one of the strongest universities in  the region, recognized for its culture of student learning, excellent teaching and related scholarship and research.

 

Goals

  • Identify and respond to the dynamic nature of student needs and learning
  • Research and highlight best practice internationally and on the AURAK campus.
  • Design and create course content and test the
  • Train and tutor faculty in pedagogy through open and certified courses.
  • Search for and contribute to research funding that supports teaching and learning.
  • Support the enhancement of advising at AURAK

Why?

AURAK will be the best campus for learning in the UAE.

What?

  • Support and scaffold professors in their teaching and students in their learning.
  • Research and highlight best practice internationally and on the AURAK campus.
  • Design and create course content and test the results.
  • Train and tutor faculty in pedagogy through open and certified courses.
  • Search for and contribute to research funding that supports teaching and learning.

Who?

  • Bryn Holmes – Director

Dr. Bryn Holmes knew from an early age that she wanted to travel the world and discover as much as she could for as long as she could.  She has always loved challenges and so has a Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge. She loves the chance to do things in new ways and thus has published a book on e-learning. She enjoys different cultures and has taught and researched for over 15 years in Ireland, the UK, Japan, Canada and now the UAE at AURAK.

Last updated: Jul 7, 2021 @ 4:29 pm

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