Tuesday, April 17, 2012

ASSET - "The Earth in space: Earth's Imaginary Divisions" on Saturday, April 21, 2012

Dear Members,

It is a pleasure to inform you that ASSET is organizing a session in the month of April 2012 on The Earth in space: Earth's Imaginary Divisions. 

The workshop has been designed for Geography, Social Studies and Pakistan Studies teachers as well as for everyone who wants to know more about the world we live in. The actual aim is to learn about our home planet and its place in the Universe, as well as the ways of studying about the Earth through imaginary lines. By using visual aids participants will discover why and how winter and summer solstice as well as spring and autumn equinox occur and what Quran says about this. Participants will have a short journey to Arctic and Antarctic zones to find out the extraordinary flora and fauna of the Polar Regions.

Topic: The Earth in space. Earth's Imaginary Divisions
Date: April 21, 2012
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Facilitator: Khalid Masood Gul

Brief Intro of Facilitator

Khalid Masood Gul is a Mechanical Engineer from the Metallurgical University in Ukraine. He worked at Pakistan Steel for more than 25 years. Presently he is associated with BAHRIA Foundation College as a teacher of Pakistan Studies “O” level, as his passion was always in teaching and learning. His major interest is in Islam and Science on which he has done lots of research and studies and conducted several workshops.

Kindly confirm your participation latest by Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 36347611-14 / 36826991-4 Ext. 3203-3205 (Tuesday - Saturday between 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.). Or register online at info@ptan.org  or registration@ptan.org.