This course is intended for those with teaching duties (phd candidates, postdocs and starting teachers). In this course, you develop practical skills in selecting and handling teaching methods. You also learn how to make effective and attractive study tasks. The emphasis is on teaching in tutorials and seminars.
People with teaching duties (phd candidates, postdocs and starting teachers).
Content of this course
Central questions are:
- How can I motivate and activate my students?
- How can I explain concepts clearly and effectively?
- How do I ask meaningful questions and give meaningful - answers?
- What to do in difficult didactical situations?
- How to design a varied and inspiring seminar?
The participants develop practical skills in selecting and handling teaching methods and how they can make effective and attractive study tasks. During the meetings participants practice with their own teaching materials and reflect on situations which can occur or have already occurred in their own teaching practice. Participants prepare for the exercises partly in advance.
In addition to the course-based meetings it is possible to organize visits by the instructor to actual teaching by the participant. The participant will receive feedback from the instructor.
The price depends on the customized agreement. The wishes and number of participants also determine the price. A cost indication can be given upon request.
Fee for UU lecturers
Lecturers of Utrecht University can use O&T units (if available) or can otherwise participate at reduced rates. In either case in consultation with their own faculty.
This is an incompany course. Dates and location are determined in mutual agreement. Are you curious about the options? Feel free to reach out to us. We would be happy to explore the possibilities with you.
Do you have an (educational) question, or are you curious about in-company and customisation options? We would be happy to explore the possibilities with you.
Please contact us via:
030 253 2261
About Educational Development & Training
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