Career & Personal Development (EC1015) is an Enhancement Course with a weightage of a 1 credit, offered for the first year undergraduates in the first semester.

SYLLABUS

EC1015 introduces the first year undergraduates about the concepts of personal development. The contents will deal with aspects such as managing emotions, achieving autonomy and interdependence, developing mature interpersonal relationships, establishing identity, developing purpose, developing integrity at an introductory level, through full day workshops (one per semester) and a few related activities during both semesters.

DISCOVERY

The first year program revolves around “Self Discovery” and taking them through a maze of topics and tools so that they understand their potential and mould their thinking to build a career / life plan for their future.

ASSESSMENT

One hour paper Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) or Structured.

Examination paper is made by the relevant moderator of the workshop and it is based on the two workshops, movie and the panel discussion

TOPICS ON SESSIONS - 2018

 

Workshop 1

Topic – Emotional Intelligence

Date – 19th May 2018

Time – 9.00 am to 12.00 noon

Resource Person – Mr. Ashane Wadasinghe

(Managing Partner, Ruby & Violet Studios)

 

Workshop 2

Topic – Attitude towards life & positive thinking

Date – 19th May 2018

Time – 1.00 pm to 4 pm

Resource Person – Mr. Altaf Ahamed

(Lecturer, Saegis Campus)

 

Workshop 3

Topic – Communication & Presentation Skills

Date – 02nd June 2018

Time – 9.00 am to 12 noon

Resource Person – Mr. Gihan Seneviratne

(Staff Officer (Technical) to the Commander and command media officer/Air Force Spokeman)

 

Workshop 4

Topic – Basic Skills of IT

Date – 02nd June 2018

Time – 1.00 pm to 4.00 pm

Resource Person – Mr. Chandula Dissanayake

(Associate Consultant (SAP/ABAP) at Attune)

 

TOPICS ON SESSIONS - 2017

WORK SHOP 1 & 2

Sampath Thrimavithana
Founder/Director of SpongeGlobal

  • Profiling (Self-discovery).
  • Generations and thinking.
  • The mind game.
  • Measuring the inner motivation.
  • Emotional intelligence and attitude towards life.

WORK SHOP 3

Buddhika Manage
Senior Manager
HR Development & Business Partnering
SriLankan Airlines Ltd

  • Leadership challenges
  • Work life in the private, public and academic sectors
  • Work place competency
  • Work culture
  • Influencing people & discipline in life
  • Stress management
  • Dimensions of work climate

WORK SHOP 3

Yasas Vishuddhi Abeywickrama
President
Computer Society of Sri Lanka

  • Balance your life
  • Standing out from the crowd

TOPICS ON SESSIONS - 2016

  • Profiling (Self-discovery).
  • Generations and thinking.
  • The mind game.
  • Measuring the inner motivation.
  • Emotional intelligence and attitude towards life.
  • Leadership challengers.
  • Work life in the private, public and academic sectors.
  • Work place competency.
  • Work culture.
  • Influencing people & discipline in life.
  • Stress management.
  • Balance your life.
  • Dimensions of work climate.
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