Teaching

Braintraining: How to stimulate the learning brain?

INFORMATION

Course code

BRAIN_2017; BRAI_2017

Dates 2017

11 and 18 may 2017

Time and Place

09.00 – 12.30
UT

Trainer

Eduardo Hermsen, Thelma van der Laan

FOR WHOM?

Lecturers / (assistant) professors / PhD candidates with a teaching task

RESULT

After the workshop the participant is able to (re)design his/her education and teaching practice to an enhanced student learning experience based on learning motivation theory and brain principles.

CONTENT

Knowledge about the function of the brain has had an explosive growth in the last 10 years. In this workshop you learn to work with the 6 brain-principles from the BCL Institute. These 6 brain-principles can be used in developing and implementing education to increase the efficiency of learning. Knowledge about the plasticity of the brain and views about the develop ability (Mindset) can improve the motivation of learning.
Research has shown that education using this knowledge leads to higher learning results.

Organisation

Workshop and hands-on practice

DURATION AND TIME INVESTMENT

2 meetings of 3 hrs; 3 hrs self study

ADMISSION CRITERIA

not applicable

Further information
Centre of Expertise in Learning and Teaching

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