04 Lecturing/College Geven

Course schedule

Dates Start time End time Location Coordinator registrations
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19 and 26 November, 3 December 2018 09:00 17:00 Wageningen Smolenaars, Han 12 / 12 Registration ended at 02/11/2018
17, 24 and 31 January 2019
Dutch course!
09:00 17:00 Wageningen Zijlmans, Annemarie 5 / 5 Registration ended at 27/12/2018
12, 19 and 26 March 2019 09:00 17:00 Wageningen Smolenaars, Han 4 / 5 Registration ended at 19/02/2019
7, 14 and 21 May 2019 09:00 17:00 Wageningen Vreekamp, Marloes 5 / 5 Registration ended at 16/04/2019

Course description

This course is dealing with the most widely used educational method: lecturing. Lecturing is primarily a one-directional teaching method, which, when used too simply, has only limited effect on the learning of the student. However, there are many ways to improve the effects.

The central theme in this training is practicing your lecture skills. Therefore we work in small groups, preferred amount of 5 participants. The course is given in an English and Dutch version. The type of language is mentioned in the schedule.

Target group

Academic teachers for whom lecturing forms part of their teaching. This course is a very good starter for those new to teaching.

This course can be chosen as elective course in the UTQ. It is also suitable as part of an Orientation on Teaching and Supervision (Pre-UTQ). 

Outcomes

- Improve lecturing skills
- (further) Develop skills to activate students

Content

- Lecturing as a teaching methods
- Possibilities and shortcomings of lecturing as a teaching method
- Methods to activate during lecturing

Method

The course is based mainly on 'learning by doing'. Further learning by 'learning by observing' and 'learning by designing and weighing options'.

Literature

Course folder

Certificate

You get a certificate that you can add to your UTQ portfolio.

Costs

Participation is free for Wageningen University & Research staff involved in teaching WU courses.

Cancellation

We consider registration as final. When cancelled within four weeks before the activity starts we will charge your chairgroup the full price of the course plus costs that have been made in relation with your subscription (can be over €350 per course).