Academic Circle, May 23, 2006


A specialized session for the academic institutions in Jordan was arranged by the CP Unit of RSS on May 23rd . Professors from the following universities in Jordan attended the session:


  • University of Jordan
  • Al Hussein Bin Talal University
  • Jordan University for Science Technology
  • German Jordanian University
  • Tafila Technical University

The background and objectives of the CP project were given by Dr Bassam Hayek, Director of ERC and the CP Unit. Prof Thomas Heim of FHNW presented two lectures focusing on two main objectives:

  • To introduce the concept of CP to professors at universities.

  • To identify potential interventions to introduce / include CP in the curricula of the universities.



A group discussion took place at the end of the session to see participants perception to CP and how CP can be taught at the universities.