Teaching

Practical teaching skills

INFORMATION

Course code

TSS_2017

Dates and Time

24,31 January and 7 February          13.30 - 17.00 (Mainly PhDs)

16,23 February and 2 March 2017   13.30 - 17.00

8,15,22 March 2017                         09.00 - 12.30

16,23 and 30 May 2017                   09.00 - 12.30


Place

UT

Trainer

Frank van den Berg

Course materials

Will be supplied.

FOR WHOM?

Lecturers / (assistant) professors / PhD candidates with teaching tasks who have limited to medium teaching experience and want to improve their practical teaching skills.

This course is closely related to UTQ competence 2:

Implementing teaching.

RESULT

After this course you can:

  • adequately perform those teaching activities relevant for you (e.g. lecturing, leading group discussions, tutorials) 
  • explain the importance of activating students in student learning

  • explain and use different activating teaching methods 
  • critically observe your own and others’ teaching activities and give useful suggestions for improvement

CONTENT

Vision on teaching and learning; activating student learning; try out of own lecture or assignment; giving and receiving feedback.

Organisation

Preparation: assignments, record own lecture or prepare part of lecture, readings.
In course: short assignments, show own teaching, discussions.

DURATION AND TIME INVESTMENT

10 hrs (3 x afternoon) + 6 hrs of preparation

The study load for this course is roughly equivalent to

0,5 ECTS.

ADMISSION CRITERIA

Prerequisite: the participant preferably has a teaching task during or shortly after this course.

Further information
Centre for Expertise on Learning and Teaching

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  • January 2017
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  • February 2017
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  • March 2017
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  • May 2017
    • Tue 16 May1 option(s)

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