The mobile application created within the framework of “Daredevils of Sassoun” (Sasna Tsrer) or “Dav

The mobile application, created within the framework of the traditional republican festival program “Daredevils of Sassoun” (Sasna Tsrer) or “David of Sassoun” (Sasuntsi Davit) with the support of the RA Ministry of Culture and initiated by “Sasna Tun” Society Promotion Center NGO was presented to the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia for a professional conclusion.

According to the opinion of the experts of the National Institute of Education, the above mentioned application is applicable and will help schoolchildren to deepen their knowledge of the epic. It includes text materials and testing system that will help to check the knowledge gained. Taking into account the fact that the main objective of the program is to maintain and disseminate the epic “Daredevils of Sassoun” (Sasna Tsrer) or “David of Sassoun” (Sasuntsi Davit), raising the awareness and patriotic spirit of the younger generation on the national, traditional, spiritual and cultural values, the application can be considered as an adjunct to the teaching of the epic and used in educational processes as a supporting material.

With regard to the above-mentioned, the RA Minister of Education and Science has issued the electronic resource developed on the theme of the Armenian Epic as a learning material. Taking into consideration the rapid progress of information technologies and modern interests of the younger generation, the English version of the “David of Sassoun” (Sasuntsi Davit) intellectual and entertaining mobile app, which is already available for Android and iOS systems has been created within the framework of the program implemented in 2018.