Kuwait University
College of Life Sciences

Information Science Department
ABET Accredited in General Computing


Academic Year (2020-2021)

  • 21 December 2020 – Workshop | Systematic Reviews: As part of the MSIT 505 course, Dr. Dari Alhuwail invited Dr. Alaa Abd-Alrazaq from Hamad Bin Khalifa University for an online interactive workshop on systematic reviews. The workshop was attended by graduate students and faculty members. Abstract: A systematic review is defined as a review of all evidence that meets predefined eligibility criteria to get an informative answer to a particular research question. Systematic reviews are considered, in general, very strong evidence that placed at the top of the hierarchy of evidence. In this session, the difference between systematic and reviews literature reviews will be explained. Then, we will elaborate steps of conducting systematic reviews starting from the review question tell reporting the findings.
  • 2 December 2020 – ISC Orientation Day: The Department of Information Science at the College of Life Sciences held an orientation meeting for the new students admitted to the Department. The general supervisor of student counseling in the department, Dr. Ranya Al-Awadhi, Dr. Lolwah Al-Sumait, and Dr. Zainab Al-Meraj, members of the Department's Student Advising committee, participated in the meeting, where the Information Science major was introduced and the important matters in university study and college life were highlighted.