DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
|Date||3rd July to 9th July 2021|
|Organization||BNM INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY|
|Audience||Participants from Corporate and Academia|
|Report||THE SHOW MUST GO ONLINE|
Faculty Development Programme on “The Art of Effective Online Teaching for Management Faculty” was conducted by the Department of Business Administration in order to equip teaching fraternity in Management education to adapt to new and innovative ways of teaching management concepts and its applications to real world scenarios in a creative manner with the aid of new age technology.Eminent speakers from the industry and academia held engaging sessions.
The session on Day 1on “Enhancing the effectiveness of Online teaching using technology”,was handled by Mr.Santosh Hombal, Business Development Manager at eAbhyas Info solutions, who gave an insight into the context of Online teaching, how to engage students with compelling content using various communication tools as well as content sources and creation tools.
The session on Day 2 was on “AdaptingDesign thinking in online teaching-learning process” chaired by Mr. Vijeth Rao, Design Lead of Leadsquared, who shared the basic premise used in design thinking, the use of various laws applicable in the design industry and its applicability to online teaching.
The session on Day 3was on “Teaching through Gamification”, handledby Dr. Manu Melvin Joy from CUSAT, who held a demonstrated discussion on immersive learning experiences, Gamification, Game based learning, and Game thinking
The session onDay 4 entailed“Creativity in Case-based teaching methodology”conducted by Mr. Mohit Shetty, HRBP, Infoblox, who gave an insight into the classic case study method and the more engaging podcasts, video commentary and documentaries, new editorials and blogs. He also spoke about creating case study content and the online resources that can be used.
On Day 5, there were two sessions –“Mastering Online Pedagogical delivery at Wiztoonz Academy”, engaged by Mr. Mahesh Ravi, Creative Head, Wiztoonz Academy of Media and Design, who ledthe participants through an experience of the various communication, content creation and student management tools used at Wiztoonz Academy and“Innovations inOnline Assessment and Evaluation” by Dr. L Vijayashree, Professor and Head, New Gen IEDC who shared using simple online tools like padlets, content creation platforms like blogsites, Microsoft sway, XMind etc. and conducting situation analysis, roleplays, one-minute papers, one sentence summaries and so on online