These seminars are designed for busy academics interested in hearing about strategies and ideas that they can use in their teaching. Each session will involve academics from across the University who will share their tips for effective university teaching and learning. The seminars run from 8.30-9.30am.
The Breakfast seminars touch on topics such as:
- Effective strategies for assessing group work projects
- Using feedback to enhance student learning
- "How do I know I’m doing a good job in teaching?"
Ways to evaluate teaching effectiveness
- Enhancing student learning in practice-based subjects
- Strategies for integrating research into teaching (recording available of this seminar from 2013)
- Peer review
2014 Seminar series
Below are the details for the 2014 seminar series. Details of our 2015 series will be available in December 2014.
|Wednesday 19 March
||Engaging students in large group teaching
Professor David Williams, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Associate Professor Helen Anderson, Melbourne Law School
|Tuesday 8 April
||Effective practices for enhancing generic skills
Dr Sean Pinder, Faculty of Business and Economics
Associate Professor Michelle Livett, Faculty of Science
|Thursday 15 May
||Designing tasks for diverse learners
Professor David Shallcross, Melbourne School of Engineering
Ms Bronwyn Tarrant, Mental Health Nursing
|Wednesday 20 August
Barbara Falk Room, CSHE, Lvl 1, 715 Swanston St Carlton
Complimentary coffee and friands are provided. These seminars are free to attend and are intended for staff of the University only.
T: +61 3 8344 4605
Registrations have closed for the 2014 series.