The Universities Association of Lebanon (UAOLB) completed a five-day workshop on Instructional Design for e-Learning (IDEL-Leb) at the Coral Beach-Hotel in Beirut from 14 to 18 November, 2022 in collaboration with the Directorate General of Higher Education at the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (DGHE), the Connected Learning in Crisis Consortium (CLCC), the United Nations Education and Culture Organization (UNESCO) Beirut office, and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). The workshop was intended for academic staff and instructors who will design blended curricula and course materials for undergraduate and graduate students. Fifty trainees took part, including Mr. Shant Estepan as representing Haigazian University.
The workshop was concluded by a special panel discussion with the theme “The Legal and Regulatory Framework for Integrated Education in Higher Education” in which he Universities Association of Lebanon (UAOLB) and its President Fr. Salim Daccache were represented by Haigazian University President Rev. Paul Haidostian, who, alongside the Director General of Higher Education Dr. Mazen Khatib, distributed the certificates to the participants.