Information Technology Department of Ibri College of Technology under the academic and administrative leadership of Dr. Abdullah Al Maskari, Dean of Ibri College, organized a National Level Paper presentation on “Social Media in Higher Education” for the student community of Oman. A contemporary topic of very high relevance to the teaching-learning community, the national conference could not have come at a better time especially for the participants of the Business Studies Department of Ibra College of Technology, Mr. Abdul Rahman Saeed Mansoor Al-Naafie, Advanced Diploma Student of Human Resource Domain and Mr. Mohammed Shaghil Titoon Al-Malki, Advanced Diploma student of the Accounting discipline. The time was ripe for the participants of Ibra College of Technology flowing under the influence of a teaching-learning wave since the last year under the academic and administrative leadership of Dr. Azzah Al Maskari, Acting Dean and Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs. Her revolutionary changes in the teaching-learning environment of Ibra College of Technology has brought in a win-win proposition for the teacher-learner duo. The supervisor for the study was faculty member of the Business Studies Department, Dr. Manishankar Chakraborty, although whole hearted cooperation was received from Dr. Azzah Al Maskeri, Acting Dean of Ibra College, Mr. Salim Al Rashdi, Assistant Dean for Administrative and Financial Affairs, as they too contributed in implementing social media in the Business Studies department, snapshot of which has been reflected partly in the paper presented by the students.
The presentation can be viewed by clicking on the following link-
PPT for Conference on Social Media in Higher Education
Heartfelt thanks are due to the organizers and sincere gratitude to the Ibra College Administration, along with the Business Studies Department Administration for their motivation and cooperation in enabling the representatives to prepare and participate in the conference.
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