Three workshops with teaching and learning focus will be hosted by Centre for Excellence in Learning, Teaching and Scholarship (CELTS), featuring Prof. Dieter Schönwetter, visiting teaching and learning expert from the University of Manitoba, Canada.
WORKSHOP 1 - Wisdom, Tips and Tricks about Teaching Philosophy Statements (Time: 9:00am – 11:00am)
Facilitated by Dieter Schönwetter, Robert Kennelly and Doug Jackman
Explore the purposes and potential of a TPS in supporting your personal development and sense of self, enhancing students’ learning engagement, embedding reflective practice skills, and contributing to longer term career success,
WORKSHOP 2 - Team Teaching – Building the Foundations with a Team Teaching Philosophy (Time: 11:30am – 1:00pm)
Facilitated by Dieter Schönwetter, Robert Kennelly and Peter Copeman
The current UC PEAS carry expectations that teaching academics at all levels will be involved in “team-based approaches to teaching”. This workshop will support participants/teams in preparing the groundwork for team-based teaching, especially in building consensus and trust among team members via a team TPS.
WORKSHOP 3 - Preparing for the Online Course Delivery Journey: Tips and Tools for Success (Time: 2:30pm – 4:30pm)
Facilitated by Dieter Schönwetter, Peter Copeman and Diane Phillips
UC is moving strategically into more online courses, particularly in postgraduate coursework qualifications. This workshop will support participants in the groundwork of determining key design considerations for digital learning – pedagogies, technologies, activities, assessments - and planning how they can be deployed to optimise the student learning experience over the duration of a course.