Presentation on theme: "The enormous development in Information Technology (IT) is accompanied by similar development represented in the emergence of skill certificates in computer."— Presentation transcript:
The enormous development in Information Technology (IT) is accompanied by similar development represented in the emergence of skill certificates in computer applications, networks, software, Internet, and these International certificates became standard for employment, evaluation and promotion. For this purpose, University of Mustansiriya adopted with funding from Baghdad Governorate this scientific important project to eradicate computer and Internet illiteracy and dissemination of digital literacy among students and members of the university in order to keep pace with the development in the developed scientific countries, and consequently this will be reflected positively on the overall scientific & administrative activities at the university.
1)There is a clear need for an International certification to grant those who have computer and Internet skills appropriate International certificates. 2)IC3 certificate is the main gate to other International certificates, like: (MOS, MCAS, MCT, A+, Network+, CISCO,…) 3)Development of specialized cadre by training a group of Mustansiriya University professors (as a 1 st stage) who are (10 professors) and let them pass through intensive course at the hands of International experts to obtain Authorized Instructor license, who in turn (in the 2 nd stage) train and rehabilitate more than 100 professors at the university to create a basis of an International certificate. 4)Distribution of teachers who obtained the International certificate (in the 3 rd stage of the project) on all the university colleges in order to rehabilitate and educate students in the field of computer and Internet for all the scientific and humanity specialization without exception. 5)Discard the favoritism and mediations" by making the mechanism of students exam are directly over the Internet (Online). 6)Raise the level of applicants for postgraduate (Masters and PhD) in the field of computer and Internet.
1)Send a group of university professors, who are (8) to Jordan for the period from 4 / 1 / 2010 to 25 / 1 / 2010, and they were trained by the International Authorized Instructor (Garrydine Waldie) - Director of (International Certs), where all the professors attain excellent degree in the (Online) tests as shown below: RankName IC3 2005IC3 2007 Average C. F.K. A.L. O.C. F.K. A.L. O. 1 978 9331000 978977.83 2 1000933911956 978955.67 3 95610009111000933 955.50 4 9561000933956911956952.00 5 88997886710009111000940.83 6 9781000867911 929.67 7 8449781000911867933922.17 8 1000978822889933911922.17 2)The President of University (Prof. Dr. Ihsan al-Qurashi) has assigned (Dr. Mustafa Al-Hassani) as manager of IC3 project at the University.
3)Teachers after they returned from abroad, took upon themselves training of more than 100 candidates from all colleges and centers of the University for the preparation of a dedicated staff that trains college students in all faculties. 4)(12) teaching staff was named as supervisors to oversee the implementation of the project in the 12-faculties of the university. 5)(72) Lecturers who obtained the IC3 International Certificates were distributed on the colleges in proportion to the number of students of the 1 st stage and in coordination with the faculties supervisors. 6)100 Laptops (Dell Studio 1537) which were received from Baghdad Governorate, were distributed to all lecturers in the courses. 7)It has been applied the project (training + exams) during the summer holiday for the period from 1 / 7 / 2010 till 22 / 8 / 2010, whereas The number of students participating in the course = 2201 1135 of them passed the trade-offs (Offline) test, which was conducted before access to the Online-exams. The number of tests carried out by students = 4362 Percentage of overall success (International + local) = 64.67% i.e. (734 students) distributed in the form of:
424 International certificate 310 Local certificate
In accordance with the directives of the President of Mustansiriya University (Prof. Dr. Ihsan Al-Qarashi), the mechanism that have been proposed by the Project Manager is being implemented in all faculties of the university without exception after approving it by the University Council in 9 / 11 / 2010, which includes the following axes that operates in parallel way: 1) Carrying out IC3 2 nd course for the period from 14 / 11 / 2010 to 14 / 12 / 2010, which was announced in all the university colleges (training + exams). 2) Training the cadre that teach computer subjects compulsorily by the staff of IC3 project within their colleges starting from 21 / 11 / 2010.
3) Create examination centers in each college to perform IC3 Online tests supplied with all requirements (more than 600 Computer, Software, Internet Service, group of Administrators & Proctors to administrate Online exams).
4) Implementation of the project on the students of the 1 st stage / Morning study (= 5945 students) in all departments of the university colleges, according to the following tables, by alternating the International IC3 courses in position of the traditional computer courses.
Notes Number of Implemented tests No. These tests were implemented by teachers who have been prepared to teach the students for IC3 4291 Course of the last Summer Holiday from 01/07/2010 to 22/08/2010 43622 For the period from 14/12/2010 to 08/01/2011 (including the course of 14/11/2010 to 14/12/2010 + professors of computer + part of the bearer of lecturer and assistant lecturer title as well as some of the members of the university and colleges according to the 4 th axis of the mechanism of applying (IC3) project) 12263 Since 09/01/2011 the students of the 1 st stage Complete JUST the First UNIT (Computing Fundamentals) and part of (Living-Online) UNIT, including holiday of mid year ( from 15/01/2011 to 01/02/2011 ) 265744 Tests carried out in the main account since 02/01/2011 40395 The implemented Tests Until 31-8-2011 36630 Total Notes No. of persons who obtained IC3 International Certificates No. Authorized Instructors 81 Teachers who have been prepared to teach the (IC3) for the students of the university colleges 722 Students of the last summer holidays course from 01/07/2010 to 22/08/2010 4243 For the period from 14/12/2010 to 08/01/2011 (including the course of 14/11/2010 to 14/12/2010 + professors of computer + part of the bearer of lecturer and assistant lecturer title as well as some of the members of the university and colleges according to the 4 th axis of the mechanism of applying (IC3) project) 27284 Until 31-8-2011 3232 Total