SCE Hosts the 1st Conference on Localization, Translation & Interpretation
The School of Continuing Education hosted the 1st AUC/SCE Conference on Localization, Translation and Interpretation on April 15 and 16, 2019. This first year conference theme was about Localization: Bridging Gaps. The conference featured two international keynote speakers: Claudia Mirza and Daniel Zielinski. Conference was sponsored by GALA, EAGLS, Arabize, Saudi Soft and TRANSTEC. The conference featured 30 presenters, five of which are international and the rest are regional and Egyptian professionals and was attended by over 260 attendees.
Impact of New Technologies on Institutional Translation
UN language service Chief Ms. Michelle Keating in Geneva conducted a virtual presentation to the Languages Department instructors and learners entitled "The Impact of New Technologies on Institutional Translation." The virtual presentation took place Feb 27, 2019 in Falaki Building.
The presentation discussed how to utilize artificial intelligence in the profession of translation in the United Nations. Ms. Keating also focused on the significance of machine translation tools in the profession of translation referring to eLUNa, an artificial intelligence tool developed specifically for UN translations.
The 23rd NileTESOL conference
The conference theme for this year was: Exploring Quality Teaching and Learning: Apply and Reflect. The conference featured 4 international plenary speakers from UK, USA, Greece, and Egypt and attracted over 2900 English language teachers, school administrations and university professors from all over Egypt and the region.
SCE's Blended Certificate in Business Administration Launching Ceremony
The event hosted 3 instructional designers in the area of blended learning and was widely attended by learners and professionals interested to know about the blended mode of learning. Effective Spring 2019 term, all business administration certificate courses are taught using the blended mode of delivery (50% in the class and 50% online)
Graduation Ceremony of Translation Diploma 2018-2019
SCE Languages Department takes great pride in having held its annual Graduation Ceremony of 388 learners in the Translation Diplomas Program. The event took place in the Ewart Hall on September 23rd, 2018 in the presence of the Interim Dean of Continuing Education Dr. Alia Shoeib as well as Ms. Ebtihal El Badry the director of SCE Language Department. The Diplomas qualify graduates to apply in the most reputable entities and organizations as professional and skilled translators. Instructors are both highly trained experts and competent with hands-on experience.
Congratulation to all graduates.
The 4th International Language Assessment Conference in Egypt (ILACE) 2018
SCE proudly hosted The 4th International Language Assessment Conference in Egypt (ILACE) 2018 in cooperation with the British Council @ AUC Tahrir Square - September 5-6, 2018
This year's theme was "New Directions in Assessment: Empowering Teachers and Learners."
ILACE seeks to provide opportunities for professional development, networking, and scholarly discussion and debate within the area of language assessment. It also aims to promote active involvement and participation by offering opportunities for the exchange of ideas and expertise within this area in Egypt, the Middle East, and worldwide.
We are looking forward to meeting you next year's conference
Fundamentals of Research Writing for Egyptian Youth
In July, 2018, Misr El Kheir Foundation selected the Programs and Partnerships Department at the School of Continuing Education to develop the research writing skills of round 250 Egyptian students to able to compete in the first academic research contest for secondary students “Young Innovators”. The program was taught in Arabic and English to meet the learners’ needs. Education City in 6th of October hosted the training program over two days. The initiative was launched by the Ministry of Education and Technical Education and Egyptian Knowledge Bank in partnership with strategic partner National Bank of Egypt, sponsored by Vodafone and executive partner Misr El Kheir.
Programs and Partnerships & Deutsche Bank Celebrated School Forward Program
Deutsche Bank has graciously sponsored the School Forward Program in coordination with AUC School of Continuing Education Programs and Partnerships Department
The main aim of School Forward Program is to enable school teachers to enrich their students’ learning experience, and promote their well-being as well.
The training has been conducted in Asyut. Twenty - three public primary school teachers who represent six governorates in Upper Egypt, namely Asyut, Sohag, Beni Suef, El-Menia, New Valley, and Aswan have successfully completed the training program.
Programs and Partnerships Celebrates Monitoring and Evaluation Diploma
In August 2017, #AUC_SCE the School of Continuing Education Programs and Partnerships Department (PPD) held the first graduation ceremony for the Monitoring and Evaluation Diploma 2017 (M&E) - in Oriental Hall, AUC Tahrir Square. #Congratulations to all participants.
Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) is an essential component of any program, intervention or project operating in a dynamic environment which requires tools that facilitate evidence-based decision making.
First module of the next round will start on September 15, 2017 and registration is available
For more information, please contact us through: firstname.lastname@example.org or 0227976652
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AUC_SCE Career Success Camp 4th Round
#AUC_SCE organized the 4th round of the successful series of workshops "Career Success Camp". The workshops are built around career success tools and skills that enable participants to compete successfully in their job search journey from applying to selection and hiring. The workshops are conducted by Ms. Nevin Saeid.
Registration is available for the next round that will be held in AUC Tahrir Square on September 28-29, 2017