Ondo polytechnic to commence online lectures May 14

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The authorities of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, , says it will commence online lectures on May, 14, 2020.

The , Mr Gani Ogundahunsi, announced this in a issued by the institution’s Public Relations Officer, Mr Samuel Ojo, on Saturday.

This followed the management for online teaching of students through the institution’s e-learning portal to meet up with its academic calendar due to the COVID-19 .

Ogundaunsi, therefore, charged participants of the institution’s e-learning programme to join hands with the management to make the e-learning work.

He said idea of e-learning became necessary to imbibe the online learning culture and keep students and lecturers with their academics.

He stated that e-learning would be employed for learning without violating the social distance policy introduced to curb the spread of COVID-19 virus.

Also, the Director of ICT, Olusegun Adeoni, said e-learning platform would afford both lecturers and students opportunity to carry out various academic activities.

Adeoni explained platform, which could be used for both teaching and assessment, would enable lecturers to remotely reach out to their students.

According to him, the online lecturing platform, commencing on Thursday, can only be accessed by registered students.

He enjoined lecturers to reach out to their through the platforms and intimate them accordingly. (NAN)