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Skills

The mandate of the SASP Skills department is to provide UAEU students with world-class opportunities to succeed in their chosen fields of study, their future careers and develop as lifelong learners. The SASP Skills department complements students’ class-based learning experience by offering training and support in competencies needed to become better and more confident learners, thereby enabling students to realize their greatest potential for academic success.  By providing a wide range of workshops, events, services and resources, SASP Skills works with students to help them become productive, creative, innovative, flexible, collaborative, problem-solving, independent and life-long learners,

Students’ application of these skills will be the ultimate measure of our success.

We Provide:

  • Internationally recognized 21st Century learning skills workshops in the following areas:
    • Life and Career
    • Learning and Innovation
    • Information-Media-Technology
  • Short courses and Special Interest Groups
  • Exam and study skills workshops
  • Individual research skills consultations
  • An undergraduate student research conference as an opportunity to:
    • Encourage research at the undergraduate level
    • Sharpen students’ skills in the areas of abstract writing, poster design and oral presentations
    • Encourage research collaboration between colleges
    • Showcase the best undergraduate research products
  • Formation of creative teams for students to express their talents

SASP Skills believes that every student at UAEU is capable of achieving academic excellence. Our team of dedicated and professional faculty, from diverse academic backgrounds, trains and supports students in developing the skills, strategies and competencies that they need to take control of their own learning, and succeed both academically and in their future life.

The SASP Skills units are:

Jul 27, 2017