The Sankara Nethralaya Academy The Sankara Nethralaya Academy
The Sankara Nethralaya Academy
The Sankara Nethralaya Academy
Presents Two day workshop on Faculty Training Program for Optometrists

A unique, specialised and intensive workshop on Pedagogy and Personal Mastery

Need for the Program: The transition from Clinician to Academician is a difficult process for an Optometrist entering the academic domain and involves a lot of effort and determination on one’s part. The newly anointed faculty needs guidance on syllabus, curriculum, lesson plans, examination pattern and assessment guidelines.
If teaching is an important aspect of one’s work life, the ups and downs of teaching can also affect one’s personal and social life thereby creating an imbalance in work-life. Achieving success in both professional and personal lives has become a survival imperative in today’s world. How to achieve Personal Mastery, be empathetic towards students and colleagues, how to bring about desired change the way one expects are some of the topics that will be dealt with in detail during this two day workshop


To create a cadre of competent and all-round professionals who are well-versed in teaching methodologies, student management and are effective in teaching along with knowledge of personal and people management skills.

Medium: English

Eligibility: Post graduate degree in Optometry / Degree in Optometry with two years of experience / Diploma in Optometry with three years of experience
Freshers with enthusiasm and passion for teaching can also apply

Mode of Teaching: Interactive Learning sessions along with Practical / hands on

Duration: 2.5 days

Timings: 9.00 am to 5 pm

Course Fee: Rs.10, 000/- (Includes Lunch / Coffee and Knowledge material)*

Course Description: Day 1 and 2 (29th and 30th January 2016)

Session 1 09.00 am – 10.30 am
Coffee Break 10.30 am – 10.45 am
Session 2 11.00 am - 12.30 pm
Lunch 12.30 pm – 01.15 pm
Session 3 01.15 pm – 02.45 pm
Coffee break 02.45 pm – 03.00 pm
Session 4 03.00 pm – 04.30 pm
Recap of Day 1 04.30 pm – 05.00 pm

Day 3 (31st January 2016)
9 am to 11 am Hands on Training / Evaluation followed by Certificate Distribution

Program Highlights:

  • Teaching and hands on sessions by expert faculty in the field of Pedagogy
  • Take home tools and plans for successful implementation
  • Interactive sessions with videos

(Accommodation will be provided to out station candidates on request)

For Registrations, kindly contact Program Coordinator:

Anuja R Singh
HOD – Optometric Education
The Sankara Nethralaya Academy
Dr. V.G. Appukutty Campus
No.8, GST Road, St. Thomas Mount,
Chennai – 600 016.
Mob : 93452 25483
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