Lecturing & Communication Skills for Early Career Academics

Lecturing & Communication Skills for Early Career Academics

This teacher-training course focuses on essential teaching skills for university lecturers beginning their university career and for postgraduate research students with aspirations of teaching at higher education institutions. The course develops your teaching and lecturing skills by providing invaluable guidance on how to prepare for teaching before lessons as well as identifying individual areas of improvement through practice sessions. Thanks to the provision of constructive feedback, by the end of the course participants will have significantly enhanced their skills and knowledge of the requirements for effective teaching as well as for student learning and assessment. Attendees who successfully complete this course receive a certificate. This course provides substantial support in the following areas:

• Use of e-learning portals
• Effective teaching practices
• Designing your own courses
• Assessment, mentoring and feedback
• Designing effective learning experiences
• Supervising undergraduate dissertations
• Delivering lectures, seminars and tutorials
• Creating enjoyable and productive courses
• Student learning and small-group teaching
• Designing customized projects and exercises
• Building high quality connections with your students
• Teaching and learning in different academic and disciplinary cultures
 

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