CC and EC Cell of St Philomena College Puttur has organized an Orientation Programme on Credit Based Semester Scheme of Mangalore University on June 30, 2015 at SJM Hall of the college. Prof. Dinakara Rao, Associate Professor of Economics was the resource person. Speaking on the Credit Based Semester Scheme he said, ‘The prime objective of Mangalore University in introducing the Credit Based Semester Scheme was to make the higher education at par with the global practices in terms of academic standards and evaluation strategies’. He also focused on various aspects like subjects of study, duration of the programme, medium of instruction, optional subjects, attendance, course patterns and scheme of examinations, internal assessment, classification of successful candidates, etc,.
Prof. Leo Norohna, Principal of the college presided over the function. In his presidential address he advised the students to involve themselves in CC and EC activities as it will surely contribute on their holistic development.
Prof. Uday K HOD of Mathematics and Coordinator of Co-Curricular and Extra-Curricular activities Cell after welcoming the gathering made the opening remarks.
The conveners of each association gave a detailed note of the activities to be conducted in their respective association. Then all the 1st year Degree students have submitted their application forms for CC and EC activities.
The programme was compered by Prof. Rajeshwari of Dept of Computer science and Asst. Coordinator of CC and EC activities Cell.