Maharshi Valmiki College Of Education
( University of Delhi )

NAAC Accredited 'A' Grade

ICT Resource / Computer Lab

ICT Resource Centre/Computer Lab is one of the major focal labs of the college. ICT, Computer Lab and ET facilities have been integrated in the college where learners are not only encouraged to acquire basic skills but also motivated to use the same extensively during the B.Ed. programme. The use of ICT is promoted in lesson planning and delivery. The students are motivated to conceptualize and develop ICT related instructional material for the enrichment of their teaching. Besides, the students are encouraged to develop interactive power-point presentations and AVs for their school experience program.

The college has 60 networked computer units. Out of these 40 are available in computer lab. There are 6 computers in the library which can be used by the staff members and the students. Others are used by the administrative staff in multiple ways.

The entire college campus is Wi-Fi enabled and efforts are made to ensure that ICT and its use are integrated in the fabric of the curriculum.In the two year B.Ed. programme, the EPC on ICT builds the theoretical and practical base for the learners.Each student and faculty member is given a separate user id which is password protected that ensures secure connectivity. The students are thus able to access the educational websites and other online material for preparing their assignments and for preparing interactive power point presentations. They are encouraged to incorporate audio/video clips in their lesson plans. Use of ICT in enabling the students in creating their own AVs using digital cameras or smart phones is another addition to the repertoire of means for enriching teaching. The students are encouraged to use their smart-phones to video-shoot the relevant visuals/sequences focusing academic concerns. They are also encouraged to conduct interviews, integrate it with texts to produce an authentic AV. This AV is then becomes a teaching-aid and can be used for teaching. The internet connectivity being available all over the college campus, the faculty members can also access online resources on the university intranet as also the journals subscribed by the University of Delhi.