The Next Semester

The COVID19 pandemic has re-defined our perception of what is normal and has created greater challenges. It is not only the time to rethink the system but also the opportunity to visualize how it can evolve in tandem with our changing world. In this context, introducing integrated and experiential learning, with a greater emphasis on technology has become imperative. Hence comes the scope for a new blended learning format.

Semester Structure

Adapting the new normal, the regular 15-week semester modules have been transfigured into a constructive online classroom structure.

  • The Semester will have three cycles
  • Each Cycle – 2 courses
  • Each Cycle Duration – 5 weeks
  • Minimum class hours per week – up to 9 hours
  • Completion of 1 unit per week

The CAM components for a 3 credit course will include,

  • Continuous presence and engagement in the online classes
  • Weekly Quizzes
  • Activities during live classes
  • Post video quizzes
  • Assignments (Individual & peer groups)
  • Attendance

The KOED Edge

  • Consistent mentoring for learner wellness and progression
  • Specific modules for outcome-based learning
  • Continuous and embedded assessments
  • Synchronous and Asynchronous Sessions
  • Blended Marquee Online ProgrammePeer Learning

Course Calendar

Cycle Mode Courses Tentative Dates
1 Blended Online Learning Course 1 & 2 1stSep. To 3rdOct.
Inter Cycle Exam Week For Cycle 1 Courses (05thOct. To 10thOct.)
2 Blended Online Learning Course 3 & 4 12thOct. To 16thNov.
Inter Cycle Exam Week For Cycle 2 Courses (17thNov. To 21stNov.) 
3 Blended Online Learning Course 5 & 6  23rdNov. To 26thDec. 
Inter Cycle Exam Week For Cycle 3 Courses (28thDec. To 31stDec.)
End Semester Exams For The Courses Will Be Conducted Once Students Return To Campus

Co-curricular and Extra-curricular activities

Virtual events conducted by Department Associations, Clubs & Forums will be based on technical, arts, soft skills, literary and societal related themes. Students can take part as well as organize these activities to enhance skills, expose their talents for a holistic development.

Mentoring and Counselling

Faculty will be available online, round the clock to connect and mentor students academically. Students can also reach the counsellors who will be obliged to support and ensure the emotional well-being of students. Academic performances will be reviewed and acknowledged continuously with constructive feedbacks for the progressive development of learners.

Foundation Week

Before the commencement of the online semester, the initial context will be set to the students by a foundation program which will ideally begin from August 3rd week with a series of engaging activities