Program Desrciption

Program Description:As the name suggests, at GCWUS this school follows on from the academic courses and is intended to complete the education which focuses primarily on etiquette. Social skills and cultural norms are introduced to prepare young ladies for entry into the adult society.  GCWUS is the only university in Sialkot instilling this awareness in young females. The goal is to produce distinguished, talented, educated, polished and refined young ladies.

Curriculum

The curriculum consisting of 6 modules is designed to equip the young females with social graces and life supporting skills. It consists of an intensive course and is taught in the eighth semester.

Here are the details of the modules:

The Art of Communication

Good communication skills are important for success in every field of life. In today’s highly competitive world it has become increasingly important to have effective communication skills. Our aim is to hone the communication skills of the students for better relationships and good career. The goal is to prepare the students to reach higher levels of mutual understanding and cooperation so that they can attain their goals. The module includes:

 

  • Job Interview
  • Cover Letter and CV
  • Verbal and Non-verbal Communication
  • Social Business (Public Speaking)
  • Internet, Phone and Chat Etiquette
  • Conversational Skills (Pronunciation, Tone, Accent etc.)
  • Listening Skills
  • Tenses

IT Skills

This course is specifically designed for the non-IT persons. The course includes the office tools which will help students do their academic work such as assignments, presentations and posters etc. in an efficient and easy way. An introduction to the most fascinating technology-Internet is also a part of this course so students can learn how to use this technology in best way to socialize and to get the required information out of it.

  • Introduction to Microsoft Word processor
  • Practice of toolbar ribbon
  • Practical task
  • Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint
  • How to create appealing presentation using PowerPoint
  • Adding animation & designs to your presentation
  • How to surf the internet to get required and relevant results
  • Searching techniques-how to use keywords to get proper and timely results
  • Scientific search engines
  • Using different types of email servers
  • Usage of storage media (CD/DVD/Flash Drive

Ethics, Hobbies and Skills

Part 1: Skills and Hobbies

  • Painting (fabric, glass. Face, oil)
  • Mehndi
  • Cooking, Baking
  • Lace Making
  • Flower Making
  • Nail Art
  • Gardening
  • Poetry Writing

Part 2: Ethics

  • Smile Policy (Make it a practice)
  • Teachings of Tolerance
  • Patience as a source of peace
  • Humanity
  • Food for soul
  • Self-Analysis and Enlightenment

Social Graces

Social graces are skills used to interact politely in social situations. They include manners, etiquette (the specific accepted rules within a culture for the application of universal manners), deportment and fashion. The image one projects to the world relies on many things, and having social graces is one of the most important. In today’s changing times, one should adapt to the new demands in the social and professional arenas. This course will “refresh” the student’s know-how of essential social graces and provide them with new information on how to capitalize on these in a professional set-up. They will   become more refined, proficient, and highly admirable as proper etiquette is still the cornerstone of a successful image. We aim to instill these values in the pupils for the achievement of their personal and professional goals.

  • Introduction to Social graces
  • Importance
  • State of confidence
  • Deportment
  • Voice as a communication tool
  • Good manners
  • Conclusion: (assessment of the pupils through practical/demonstrative activities and questionnaires).

Dining Etiquette & cooking

Learning is constant process that makes a human being more refined and disciplined as time goes by. This course is designed to enable students to be more presentable. It will play a vital role in their character building. Students will learn to improve their personality by exhibiting proper dining manners and will feel more confident. This course will clearly affect the personality of the individual in a considerable manner.

  • How to lay a table.
  • Table setting
  • Formal
  • Informal
  • Dinner etiquettes
  • Tea etiquettes
  • How to serve
  • How to eat
  • Restaurant etiquettes
  • Being a guest
  • Being a host
  • Planning
  • Arrival
  • Seating
  • Business dining etiquette

There will be presentations for above mentioned list of etiquette.

Personality Development

  • Health and Physical fitness
  • Appearance
    • How to get dressed?
    • How to carry yourself?
    • How to behave in Public?
    • Controlled Behavior Psychological Factors involved in Personality Development
    • What is Personality and Personality Development?
  • How we can think positive for others?
  • How we can adopt a healthy personality as well as healthy lifestyle?