A workshop on “Learners’ Motivation” was organized by ORIC, TUF on September 9, 2017.
Prof Dr Tanzeela Khalid, Head Department of Medical Education UMDC, a renowned
educationist was the facilitator. Dr Tanzeela Khalid conducted an extensive discussion on the
self-efficacy as well as importance of leaners’ motivation where a teacher plays an imperative
Dr Tanzeela explained that motivation enhances cognitive processing. It affects what and how
information is processed because motivated students are more likely to pay attention and try
to understand the material instead of simply going through the motions of learning in a