Thinking Teaching

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08 Nov - 15 Nov 2017

9.30am to 4.30pm

Thinking Teaching: An introduction to teaching in Higher Education

This two day workshop is designed to orient participants to the purpose and practice of teaching in higher education. It will situate participants’ teaching in a meaningful context of practice and pedagogic theory.

Wed 08 November 2017   930am-430pm 
Wed 15 November 2017   930am-430pm
*Please note that attendance is required on both days.*

Dr Nicholas Addison, Lecturer, PgCert/MA Academic Practice in Art, Design and Communication
Additional staff TBC

What will I learn?
The workshops will be a blend of theoretical input and practical activity. You will:
•    reflect on your own teaching practice and learning experiences
•    gain an understanding of key pedagogic ideas
•    explore basic techniques for designing teaching sessions
•    co-design and deliver a micro-teaching activity 
•    learn to consider learners 
•    explore potential barriers to learning.

Who should attend? 
This workshop is aimed at UAL staff who are new into teaching/student facing activity.