Self-evaluation seminar and Academic Sufficiency [Archives:2004/757/Community]

July 22 2004

YT Taiz Bureau
Under the auspices of H.E. Dr. Abdulwahab Raweh, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, the Education and Academic Training and Development Center organized a seminar on self-evaluation and academic sufficiency. The seminar was held during the period 3rd -5th July at the Faculty of Literature in Taiz University.
The aims and the objectives of the seminar, as reflected by several working papers presented and discussed at the seminar, were to shed more details on the definition of self-evaluation and academic sufficiency in terms of principles, strategies, measures and standards, based on the practical experiments of some Arab countries in these fields. And to determine the required skills, measures and methods used to achieve self-evaluation, and to come out from the seminar with a vision for future implementation.
The seminar was chaired by Dr. Mohamed Abdullah Al-Sofi, President of Taiz University and Chairman of the Center, coordinated by Dr. Abdullah Ahmed Al-Dhaifany, Director of the Center and Dr. Najah Abdulrahem, Director of self-evaluation and academic sufficiency unit, was the rapporteur of the seminar.
The Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Deans of faculties at Taiz University and a number of intellectuals and academics attended sessions during the three-day seminar.