Professional development is key to ensuring that University’s faculty, staff, and student are positive contributors to the learning community by adequately supported and equipped to deliver their roles to meet the business needs of the University and are adaptable to the changing context of Higher Education.
Professional Development Unit through its development activities should
- lead to the acquisition and development of skills, competencies and knowledge that are relevant to the changing demands of the higher education environment, the individual’s current and future roles within the University.
- enhance the individual’s capacity to contribute effectively to the University’s strategic and operational plans and objectives; and
- foster individual development and improve personal effectiveness and satisfaction.