Large group and lecturing
Monday, 03 June 2019, 9.30am to 4.30pmApply for this course
This course is scheduled each term.
Please note this course takes place over two separate days and participants are expected to attend both sessions.
Day 1: 3 June 2019 @ 09:30 - 16:30
Day 2: 10 June 2019 @ 09:30 - 16:30
This two-day programme is one of our most highly rated courses and looks at how to become a good lecturer and teacher. During the course you will find out how to ensure that your lecturing and teaching is engaging, effective and enjoyable for both you and your students. You will also find out how to develop critical thinking and how to become a more natural and creative lecturing and teaching style.
By the end of this two-day course it is expected that workshop participants will be able to:
- Get students to engage with their subject
- Develop critical thinking
- Run interactive and engaging lectures
- Increase their own confidence in lecturing.
The course content will include information on
i. Lecturing skills
ii. Small group teaching
iii. Teaching large classes.
The aim of this engaging workshop is to help you to develop essential lecturing skills in a safe environment and with expert tutoring and feedback.
Comments from recent feedback include:
“I would recommend this course without hesitation. It is not only helpful for lecturing, but also for teaching in whatever setting and even giving interactive academic presentations.”
“Not what I expected. It has really changed the way I think about lecturing”
“Really made me think differently about my teaching”
In response to the evaluation question "What aspects of the course were particularly useful and how will they help your research/career?” previous participants have stated:
“Thinking about teaching in a different way”
“Tips on teaching methodology”
*PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN LUNCH*