Online Interdisciplinary Refresher Course on ACADEMIC WRITING AND RESEARCH organized by TLC Tezpur University

Online Interdisciplinary Refresher Course on ACADEMIC WRITING AND RESEARCH organized by TLC Tezpur University.

The Ministry of Education (erstwhile, Ministry of Human Resource Development) launched the Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching (PMMMNMTT) in 2014 and one of its major component Teaching Learning Centre (TLC)s have been engaged in facilitating teacher training throughout the country.

The Teaching Learning Centre, Tezpur University, Assam was set up in 2016 and since its inception it is engaged in assisting capacity building of the teachers for development of innovative skills in teaching, curriculum design, assessment and evaluation techniques and the Centre is specifically encouraged to reach out to teachers teaching in regionally disadvantaged locations of Assam and the North East India.

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The Centre offers month long Faculty Induction Programs, Refresher Courses, Short Term Courses like Faculty Development Programs in different disciplines, ICT tools in Teaching, Assessment and Evaluation and Action Research Programs. Since April 2020, TLC, Tezpur University has been conducting its programs in online mode following PMMMNMTT Guidelines and UGC Regulations.

Teaching Learning Centre (TLC), Tezpur University is organizing an online Interdisciplinary Refresher Course (IDRC) on Academic Writing and Research during 16 and 30 May, 2022.

Major areas to be covered in the IDRC are

• Scientific publication in higher education
• Research and teaching
• Writing an article
• Preparation for project proposal
• Publication ethics
• Plagiarism, Copyright
• Choosing appropriate journal
• Predatory journal
• Preparation of manuscript for publication
• Artificial intelligence in academic writing
• Reference management system
• AI tools for teaching and research
• Digital writing, OER development
• Literature review
• Advanced searching tools
• Fellowships in research
• Grants for academic writing
• Prior art search for academia etc.

The refresher course will include both live sessions and pre-recorded video sessions disseminated in online mode. The entire program will be managed through Google Classroom and WebEx platform. Those who fail to join the live session must watch the recorded video in a timely manner. However, joining live sessions is desirable. The Refresher Course is open to Faculty members (regular/ad-hoc/temporary) from any Indian university/college/institute. Registration is mandatory for all the participants of the Refresher Course.

All those who meet the eligibility criterion are required to pay enrollment fee of INR 1500/- (Non-Refundable). The eligible participants who have made the payment are required to register online on or before 12 May, 2022. The participants must make the prescribed payment through NEFT/IMPS to the following account:

Account Name Tezpur University Endowment Fund Bank

Name State Bank of India Branch Main Branch, Tezpur

IFSC Code SBIN0000195

Account Number 10501585452

Amount payable Rs.1500.00 (Fifteen hundred only)

Participants need to fill up the following online application form after the payment with all necessary details.

Online Application Form

Important points to be noted:

Proper submission of quizzes/assignments are mandatory.

Graded e-certificates will be awarded to the participants following UGC HRDC norms.

NOC or Leave is not required for enrolling in the programme.

Receipt of online application closes on 12/05/22




(16-30 May, 2022)

Organized by Teaching Learning Centre

Tezpur University

(A Centre of Excellence in Pedagogy and Curriculum)

(Established in 2016 under PMMMNMTT Scheme, Ministry of Education)

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