Scope and Objectives
The Faculty has retained most of the objectives of the Institute of Extra-Mural Studies, however, with the view of expanding and restructuring several programs to meet the present needs of the community.
- The new Faculty shall focus on the organization and coordination of intermediate and interdisciplinary technological diplomas commonly initiated by the various Departments and/or Faculties of the University.
- The Faculty is presently in charge of coordinating and promoting all possible types of distance learning within the University and with national and regional educational organizations.
- The Faculty has retained the function of organization and execution of training, qualifying and rehabilitation programs in accordance with the developmental needs of the country. Moreover, it continues to convene conferences of Erkowit type as well as academic conferences, seminars and public lectures whenever relevant.
- The role the Faculty also extends to graduate studies. It offers higher diplomas, masters and possibly doctorate degrees in areas of Adult Education, Media and Social Work.