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									Introduction                                                  Teaching Faculty                                          Note

An important initiative has been taken by IIT Bombay to       Prof. S. Sudarshan, Department of Computer Science        Please note that this workshop is conducted by the
work with Engineering Colleges in the country to enhance      and Engineering, IIT Bombay                               eOutreach project of IIT Bombay, under the National
the teaching skills of our faculty colleagues in core                      Mission on Education through ICT. Live recording of the
Engineering and Science Subjects. This initiative has now                                                               course and other created contents would be released
become a part of the National Mission on Education            Prof. D.B. Phatak, Department of Computer                 under Open Source through a portal. The recorded
through ICT supported by MHRD.              A theme paper     Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay                       CD/DVD of the course lectures would be available for
outlining the details of the initiative is available on the                            distribution at cost, to any individual/ institution. All
website                                                                  participants are required to sign a certificate for such
                                                                                                                        release of contents contributed by them during and after
                                                              Course Content
In December 2009 and in June-July 2010, we conducted                                                                    the workshop. The recognition and citation will naturally be
two-week ISTE workshops on "Effective teaching/ learning                                                                made for all contributors.
                                                              Detailed course contents are available on our website
of Computer Programming.' These workshops were
                                                     These will
attended by over 1300 participating teachers across the
                                                              reflect the syllabus adopted by most universities for the Accommodation & other support
country, at 36 remote centers, through distance mode
                                                              subject “Database Management Systems,”. The
using the EDUSAT network of ISRO, and the internet.
                                                              participating teachers will also be introduced to the IIT Remote centers are being funded to provide tea/lunch on
                                                              style of teaching.                                          each day of the workshop, and for accommodation,
The participating teachers attended live lectures, given by
                                                                                                                          wherever available*, for limited number of outstation
IIT faculty, at a remote center close to their own college.
                                                              Duration and Venue                                          participants. Travel expenses up to Rs.1000 will be
Tutorial and lab sessions were conducted in the same
                                                                                                                          reimbursed against proof of actual expenditure.
centers. Each center had a course Coordinator, who
                                                              The duration of the workshop is 2-weeks (10 working
supervised the conduct of tutorials and Labs. All the                                                                  th
                                                              days). It will begin at 09:30 am on Monday, 13 * Accommodation is not guaranteed.
lectures and tutorial sessions were recorded, and the final                                                            rd
                                                              December, 2010, and end at 18:00 pm on Thursday 23
edited audio-visual contents, along with other course
                                                              December,        2010.      Additional  contributions from
material will be released under open source. These                                                                        Course Fee
                                                              participants are required to be made within the following
contents can be freely used later by all teachers and
                                                              two weeks.
students.                                                                                                                 Since the workshop is funded by the National Mission on
                                                              These are detailed on the website
                                                                                                                          Education through ICT (MHRD, Government of India),
The resounding success of these workshops has                                                                             there is no course fee for participation.
                                                              The venues for the workshop will be 33 remote centers.
encouraged us to organize another 2-week workshop on
                                                th     rd     The list is enclosed with this brochure.
Database Management Systems from 13                 -23
December, 2010. This time, other than the ISRO-IITB
EDUSAT network remote centers, various National Who may benefit
Institutes of Technology (NITs) and other institutes will
also be joining us as remote centres on the National The workshop will benefit faculty colleagues who are
Knowledge Network (NKN)/ Internet.                        teaching Database Management Systems in their
                                                          colleges. They should have taught this subject at least
                                                          once and should be familiar with the syllabi and
                                                          examination pattern of their own college or university.
How to Apply                                                   Remote Centers

Those wishing to attend this workshop should enroll online     Andhra Pradesh
at this website                                                Kakinada Institute of Engineering & Technology-II, Kakinada
                                                               National Institute of Technology, Warangal
                                                               Rajeev Gandhi Memorial College of Engineering &
                                                               Technology, Kurnool
Enrollment will be strictly online and no other                Gujarat                                                                           on
applications will be entertained.                              Dhirubhai Ambani Inst. of Information & Communication
                                                               Technology, Gandhinagar
                                                               National Institute of Technology, (SVNIT) Surat
                                                                                                                                Database Management Systems
The online form contains a list of remote centers. Please      Nirma University of Science & Technology, Chandlodia,
select a center close to your institute, from the list to      Ahmedabad                                                                     Under the
indicate where you would wish to attend the workshop.          Haryana
Last date for enrollment is 25 November 2010. A list of        National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra
selected participants will be put up on this website on 30
                                                               Jammu & Kashmir
                                                                                                                             National Mission on Education through ICT
November 2010. The selected participants will also be          DOEACC Center, Srinagar                                                 (MHRD, Govt. of India)
informed by email.                                             Karnataka
                                                               Amrita School of Engineering, Bengaluru                         13th December to 23rd December, 2010
                                                               Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal
LAST DATE FOR ONLINE ENROLLMENT:                               National Institute of Technology, (NIT), Surathkal
25 November 2010.                                              Kerala
                                                               Amrita School of Engineering, Amritapuri, Kollam                      Conducted by IIT Bombay
For queries, contact                                           National Institute of Technology, Calicut
Dr. Mukta Atrey, Ms. Kalpana Kannan,                           Madhya Pradesh
Project Managers (e-Outreach Project),                         IPS Academy, Indore
Kanwal Rekhi Building , Department of CSE,                     National Institute of Technology, Bhopal
                                                               Samrat Ashok Technological Institute, Vidisha
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay,                         S.G.S Institute of Technology and Science, Indore
Powai, Mumbai 400 076.                                         Maharashtra
Tel.: +91-22-2576 4982/4983                                    D.K.T.E`S Textile & Engineering Institute, Ichalkaranji
Fax : +91-22-2572 0022                                         IMCC, Pune
Email:                                 K J Somaiya College of Engineering, Vidyavihar, Mumbai
                                                               Rajarambapu Institute of Technology, Islampur
                                                               R. C. Patel Institute of Technology, Shirpur                                 Coordinators:
                                                               Vidya Pratishthan`s College of Engineering, Baramati
                                                               National Institute of Technology, (VNIT), Nagpur                          Prof S. Sudarshan
                                                               Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli
                                                                                                                                         Prof D. B. Phatak
                                                               National Institute of Technology, Jallandhar                   Dept. of Computer Science & Engineering
                                                               Jaipur Engg. College, Kukas
                                                               Tamil Nadu                                                       Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
                                                               Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore
                                                               Anna University, Chennai                                                     Mumbai - 400076
                                                               Periyar Maniammai University, Thanjavur
                                                               PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore
                                                               Sona College of Technology, Salem
                                                               West Bengal
                                                               National Institute of Technology, Durgapur

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