HRD launches Curriculum for Life Skills (Jeevan Kaushal)
HRD minister of state Sanjay Dhotre recently launched the Curriculum for Life Skills (Jeevan Kaushal) in New Delhi. Designed by UGC as an under graduate programme, the curriculum covers the set of human talents acquired by an individual via classroom learning or life experience that can help him/her deal with problems encountered in day-to-day life. This includes the core skills each individual must possess internally as well as externally for the betterment of self and the society as a whole. Adoption of life skills is the key to success and quality in life.
The idea behind the curriculum is to impart and strengthen the knowledge, skills and dispositions believed to be the best requisites of the current Industry and thereby empower the talent inherent in each learner. Life Skills like communication skill, interpersonal skill, time management, problem solving ability, decision making capacity, leadership ability and integrity play a crucial role in boosting the employability of the students.