Workshop on ‘Group Discussions’
A workshop was conducted on the topic ‘Group Discussions’ for the students of B.Tech ECE 5th and 7th semester students on 27 September 2018. The trainer for the workshop was Ms. Shikha Malhotra, a Certified Image Consultant (Conselle Institute of Image Management, USA), Soft Skills Facilitator and Trainer (Scottish Qualifications Authority) and Certified Train the Trainer-TTT (National Accreditation Board for Education & Training). The trainer covered minute details of Group Discussions, its importance, how it starts with and introduction by the facilitator, to the end till the summarisation. The important and useful tips, do’s and don’ts, the way to prepare for GDs, importance of current affairs’ knowledge etc. were covered. It was an interactive 2 hrs presentation and discussion session. This was followed by two mock GDs in groups of 7 students each. Students participated enthusiastically and participants as well as audience were benefitted by review comments from the trainer. Overall, students were very happy with the workshop and wanted such sessions to be organized in future as well. The workshop was organized by Dr. Vandana Khanna and Dr. Rekha Vig from EECE department.