What is Ithra Academy?

Aligned with Ithra’s strategic objective of Talent Development, Ithra Academy aims to build capacities and talents in the creative and cultural industries, enabling participants to realize their creative potential through a series of focused and cutting-edge offerings in six domains:

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Courses

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Participants

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Message

Vision

To be the leading resource in building skills and talents in the creative and cultural sector.

Vision

Mission

Our mission is to play a leading role in developing talent to compete in a global market by enhancing skills and knowledge based on best practices.

Mission

Goals

1. Building competencies, talents and skills in the creative and cultural industries:

  • Provide impactful courses for emerging and established professionals, ages 16+ in the six domains.
  • Collaborate and partner with leading institutions in the field of CCI as content providers.
Goals

Goals

2. Enabling and empowering artists:

  • Hands-on and project-based programs.
  • Meeting experts.
  • International/local case study.
  • Designing a unique learning journey based on learner needs across the six domains.

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Goals

Goals

3. Generating successful models for creative and educational institutions:

  • Establish ready-packaged practices for external knowledge sharing.
  • Leverage in-house expertise to maintain sustainability.
Goals

June Courses

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Create Your Own Podcast

24th June 2024

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM · 4 hrs

+16

Arabic

Ithra Tower, Level 9 - Classroom 2

Ithra

Academy Domains

Literacy

Literacy

Literacy is both the foundation of human knowledge and the record of human experience. At Ithra Academy, we…

Art & Design

Art & Design

Planning, curating and producing an idea or a product that has value, significance and/or solves a problem is…

Science & Technology

Science & Technology

Science and technology contribute to society by creating new knowledge and using that knowledge to boost the…

Creative Leadership

Creative Leadership

The creative industries have become an increasingly important economic driver, spurring demand for both…

Film & Performing Arts

Film & Performing Arts

Film is a visual art that communicates feelings, stories and perceptions through the language of moving…

Music

Music

Music is a powerful vehicle for identity and expression that bridges linguistic and cultural divides. As the…

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Academy Levels

Immerse

Short courses from 3-5 hours daily for 2-5 days courses, where participants interact with a number of hands-on activities designed as beginner and introductory training sessions.

Broaden

Masterclasses from 4-5 hours daily for 3-6 days of intermediate training sessions, where participants interact with special content designed to take them to the next level in their profession.

Emerge

Long courses 8 hours daily for 8-10 days advance training sessions, where participants interact with thought-provoking content; meet world-class experts; and be involved in multiple sorts of engagement (e.g. field trips; end-of-course exhibit ..etc).

Participants’ Feedback

Films & Performing arts domain

Golden from Professor and 
speaker Mohammed Al-Shatari
at the end of the workshop.
Thank you for your valuable 
information. 

Literacy domain

Thank you, Ithra Team for your hard work!
You will soon hear news about our projects and publications.

Creative Leadership domain

‎Thank you ‪#ithra_academy‬ 
‎ for inspiring us  and it was pleasure to meet you all.

Art & Design domain

It was such a great workshop, useful,knowledgeable,and it had lots of fun.. thank you Doctor insaf  and all the Organizers <3

Literacy domain

شكرًا فريق إثراء على عملكم الدؤوب، وإن شاء الله تسمعون أخبار عن مشاريعنا ومنشوراتنا

Literacy domain

رتّبنا أوراقنا، شحذنا أقلامنا، تبادلنا أفكارنا، أثرنا  خيالنا، ثم انطلقنا في بحر الكتابة على مدى ثلاثة أيام اتَّقَدْنا فيها حماساً. 
‏شكراً لفريق ‫#أكاديمية_إثراء‬ وللأستاذ ‫#علاء فرغلي‬ على هذه الدورة الرائعة.

Art & Design domain

 ألف شكر لسعة صدركم وحسن الاستقبال. اسال الله لكم التوفيق و البركة حيث كانت..شكرًا لجهودكم  والقيمة المضافة التي عملتهم عليها.

Science & Technology domain

كلمة حق
لم تكن تجربتي الأولى في رحلات مراقبة النجوم أو الهايكنج محليا ودوليا...
لكنها كانت الرحلة الأولى التي أبهرني الاهتمام بالتفاصيل فيها
ممتنة حجم السماء للقائمين عليها

Science & Technology domain

بصراحة حابة أشكر جميع المنظمين، كانت ٣ ايام متكاملة ورائعة لبت لنا كل أنواع المتعه والعلم و احتياجاتنا من راحة وضيافة وواضح الجهد على أصغر التفاصيل .

هذي كانت تجربتي الاولى واستمعت جدا جدا وشفت مناظر حسيت اني ما قد شفت السماء من قبل وخاصة فقرة أمس الأخيرة من قصص و أشعار.

راح تبقى ذكرى جميلة مخلدة في الذاكرة  فشكرًا للجميع

Science & Technology domain

الله يسعدكم جميعا...  الحمد لله على التوفيق 

الرحلة والدورة ما كانت حتكون بهذي المتعة الا بوجودكم ومشاركتكم. انبهرنا من قوة المعلومات ودقتها.

Science & Technology domain

شكرًا على الرحلة الجميلة و الممتعة  جدا استمتعنا و استفدنا و الترتيب كان جدا ممتاز يعطيكم العافية على عملكم الرائع

Films & Performing arts domain

أردت أن أشكركم على حسن ضيافتكم و تقديركم
كذلك حسن التحضير و التجهيز للدورة التدريبية
شكر خاص لكل القائمين على أكاديمية إثراء على احترافيتكم .
 

Films & Performing arts domain

نصائح ذهبية من الأستاذ والمحاور / محمد الشثري نهاية الورشة ، شكراً لك على كل ما قدمته لنا في هذه الورشة كانت ورشة مُثرية خرجنا منها بحماس شديد لتقديم محتوى بإذن الله .

Creative Leadership domain

شكرًا لكم على حرصكم 
وجودة المعلومات المقدمة والحرص في اختيار المتحدثين مجهود رائع لم يسبق لنا أن نراه !





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How can I apply for Ithra Academy?

You can apply directly through this website. Ithra Academy offers multiple courses and masterclasses in 3 different levels: 1- Broaden (beginner and introductory) 2- Immerse (intermediate) 3- Emerge (advanced)

How can I know choose the right level of courses?

We recommend you check the requirements of each course and level of experience required before applying. Also, we offer a free-of-charge coaching service that can assist in guiding you through the right track of courses.

What are Ithra Academy domains?

Ithra Academy focuses on six domains: 1- Creative Leadership 2- Art & Design 3- Film & Performing Arts 4- Literacy 5- Music 6- Science & Technology

Will the courses be conducted physically or virtually?

All offerings of Ithra Academy will be held physically in King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra) in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. However, some courses in the advanced level only might follow a hybrid approach.

What is the duration of each course?

Depends on the level and type of courses (certified or non-certified). For “Broaden” level it’s 2 – 3 hours daily; 1 – 5 days training sessions. For “Immerse” level it’s 5 hours daily; 3 – 8 days training sessions. Last but not least for “Emerge” level it’s 6 hours daily; 12 – 20 days training sessions.

Are all courses certified?

Yes, all courses of Ithra Academy are certified by King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra). Some courses will be certified by both Ithra and the Knowledge Provider who is delivering the course.

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