Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

The Department of Da`wah and Islamic Culture Organizes a Course on 'Problem Solving Skills'

The Department of Da`wah and Islamic Culture (Female Section) presented a training course for the development of the skills of the academic and administrative staff at the University College in Al-Leith. The course entitled, "Problem Solving Skills", was held on Monday 20, Safar, 1440 A.H.

The general purpose of the activity:

Development of problem-solving skills to contribute to the achievement of the individual's goals, thereby having both a developed and developing life.

Detailed objectives:

At the end of the activity, the trainee is expected to be able to:

  • Identify the life cycle of a problem and its steps.
  • Identify appropriate strategies in solving any problem.
  • Clarify the steps in solving a problem.
  • Identify some errors hindering the solution of problems.
  • Identify some skills to solve problems.
  • Studying some problematic situations the trainees suggested to illustrate how to solve problems. This exercise employed a number of strategies, such as dialogue and discussion, and an attempt to link the problems experienced by the trainee to the strategies proposed, in addition to trying to adopt multiple ways in finding solutions in a creative and flexible way, aiming for a secure future.

The activity was held under the supervision of Prof. Rahmah Abdullah Asiri, the Head of the Department of Da`wah and Islamic Culture, and was prepared and presented by the trainer Ghaliah Hamid Al-Rifa`i.