Doctoral Academy Programme Bookings

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Demonstrating/Laboratory Based Teaching in the Sciences
Domain: D3 Engagement and impact

TACE: E - Employment

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, all face to face training at the Doctoral Academy has been postponed for the foreseeable future.

Listed below is a selection of external learning resources related to this subject that you may find useful.

Core Strategies for Teaching in Higher Ed
Developing a learning objective
Foundations of Teaching Science and Engineering
Learning How to Increase Learner Engagement
Teaching Science at University
Teaching Techniques: Writing Effective Learning Objectives

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Format: Workshop
Suitable for: All

This session is for students in the sciences and engineering who are about to begin demonstrating and have little or no prior teaching experience. The workshop will consider the roles and responsibilities of the demonstrator before, during and after the practical class. You will consider and practise a range of teaching skills used widely in laboratory and practical teaching. Issues such as health and safety, avoiding plagiarism and supporting diverse learners will be discussed through the analysis of case scenarios.

NOTE: Some sessions are reserved for those nominated by their School, while others are open to those wishing to attend as part of their general skills development.

More information on this subject may be available on the range of online learning resources such as Linkedin Learning