Department of Education Development of Ziauddin University (ZU) has a mission of faculty development & quality enhancement of academic activities in all Health Care Education Programs, with the vision to bring recognition both at national & international level through Research, Leadership & Innovations.
The aim of DED is to promote the scholarship of teaching & develop leadership in health professions education through educational innovations.
DED provides a wide range of educational services and consultations to the faculties and disciplines in all the three campuses of ZU. To accomplish this, DED works in collaboration with the respective Deans, Associate Deans, Department Chairs, Program Directors, and various committees on curriculum and assessment.
Our main areas of interests are research and development programs related to educational outcomes, patient safety education, problem-based learning, team-based learning, performance-based assessment, educational technology, and communication.
To ensure quality improvement in the standards of curriculum, assessment, teaching and learning, DED offers its support by initiating reviews & reforms in the curriculum, & assessment. DED promotes Continuous professional development as a mainstay of its mission by organizing educational workshops as a regular activity at all three campuses.