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Effat Ambassadors Program
Key Fact
  • Program name
    Effat Ambassadors Program
  • Program code
    AMB
  • Dept. chair
    Ms. Terumi Taylor
  • Program length
    4 Years
  • Credit hours
    99

 About Effat Ambassador Program

​​​​In its quest to educate tomorrow’s competitive leaders, Effat University offers the Effat Ambassador Program as a student development program that will allow every student at Effat University to fulfill the university core values of IQRA through the demonstration of the four Effat University Graduate Characteristics.

 Learning Outcomes

​Students who successfully complete the EAP should be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes as indicators for the achievement of Effat Graduate Characteristics:​
IQRA Values Graduate Characteristics EAP Intended Learning Outcomes
Ibhath
(Undertake life-long research)
Itqan: Excellence and Professionalism
(الإتقان)
I1. Search effectively for information from different disciplines
I2. Demonstrate independent and lifelong learning skills
I3. Solve problems in a creative and/or innovative way
Qiyam
(Ethical, Social, and Educational values)
Ihsan: High Ethical Values
(الإحسان)
Q1. Practice integrity and ethical values
Q2. Demonstrate understanding and respect to others’ culture and values
Q3. Demonstrate pride in her cultural heritage and tradition
Q4. Commit to health and wellbeing for herself, her community, and the world
Riyada
(Responsible and Creative Leadership)
Stewardship
(الراعية)
 
R1. Demonstrate responsible and reflective leadership skills
R2. Demonstrate emotional intelligence when facing complex situations
R3. Demonstrate enthusiasm, confidence and the desire to excel
R4. Demonstrate citizenship Skills
At-tawasul
(Effective Communication and Reaching out to others)
Ambassador
(السفيرة)
A1. Cooperate and work in teams from different disciplines and backgrounds
A2. Communicate effectively in the written, oral, and visual forms
A3. Reach out effectively to others
A4. Engage actively in activities to serve the community
A5. Demonstrate awareness of the global commons and challenges facing the world​




 Graduation Requirements

​The EAP requirements consist in completing the following items which qualify the students to earn the certificate “Ambassador of Queen Effat Legacy”.

  1. The total of 99 hours in four years of study
  2. Student portfolio which contains evidence and the student reflection on how she achieved the graduate characteristics.
  3. Earning the four level Effat Ambassador’s passports
To fulfill the requirements for graduation as an Effat Ambassador, all undergraduate students must successfully complete the total of 99 hours as listed below.
EAP Program Requirements: 99 Hours

Program Component Number of Hours
Self-Discovery and Positive Personality 12
Research and Lifelong Learning 14
Effective Communication Skills 12
Local and Global Awareness 12
Creativity and Innovation 12
Professional Skills for Successful Career 12
Leadership Skills 12
Engaging with the Community 13
Total 99


 Program Plan

​Semester 1
Semester 2
Course #
Course Title
Hours
Course #
Course Title
Hours
AMB110
Living with meaning and passion
2
AMB120
IQRA Values: What does it mean to you?
1
AMB111
Serving as agent of change
2
AMB121
The process of seeking knowledge
1
AMB112
Living with balance and confidence
2
AMB122
Collecting Information about a specific
1
AMB113
Maintaining positive healthy habits
1
AMB123
Effective Use of search engines
1
AMB114
Eating healthy and staying fit
1
AMB124
Effective use of library resources
2
AMB115
Time and life management
2
AMB125
Plagiarism, integrity and research ethics
2
AMB116
Emotional intelligence
2
AMB126
Establishing your research methodology
1
 
 
 
AMB127
Establishing your personal learning plan
1
 
 
 
AMB128
Implementing your research methodology
4
Total
 
12
Total
 
14
Semester 3
Semester 4
Course #
Course Title
Hours
Course #
Course Title
Hours
AMB210
Presenting your research outcomes
4
AMB220
Culture and Acculturation
1
AMB211
Methods of communication: Email
1
AMB221
Muslim cultural values and heritage
2
AMB212
Methods of communication: CV writing
1
AMB222
Cultural Differences
2
AMB213
Methods of communication: Social Media
2
AMB223
Cross-Cultural Sensitivity
2
AMB214
Methods of communication: Oral Presentation
2
AMB224
Manage Cultural Diversity
1
AMB215
Methods of communication: Interview
2
AMB225
Global Awareness
4
Total
 
12
Total
 
12
Semester 5
Semester 6
AMB310
Creativity and innovation
1
AMB320
Career management skills
2
AMB311
Brainstorming techniques
2
AMB321
Collaboration Skills
2
AMB312
Mind maps
2
AMB322
Job interviews
2
AMB313
Transforming ideas into reality
2
AMB323
Change management
2
AMB314
Creating a business plan for  your innovative ideas
4
AMB324
Job ethics
2
AMB315
Protecting your intellectual property
1
AMB325
Legal rights and responsibilities at work
2
Total
 
12
Total
 
12
Semester 7
Semester 8
AMB410
What is a leader and how to become one?
1
AMB420
Civic engagement
1
AMB411
Effective communication for leaders
2
AMB421
Civic engagement project ideas
2
AMB412
Problem solving for leaders
2
AMB422
Civic engagement project
10
AMB413
Decision making for leaders
2
 
 
 
AMB414
Strategic leadership
2
 
 
 
AMB415
Building effective teams
2
 
 
 
AMB416
Empowering others
1
 
 
 
Total
 
12
Total
 
13
Total EAP hours: 99​
Contact Information
Dept. Chair
Tel.+966 122137964
Assistants
 
Tel.