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Target Audience: Teaching Staff
Playing for Education
The emphasis in higher education is shifting from a traditional content-delivery model to one that values active learning.
This masterclass draws on Giskin's experience of designing and delivering teaching, in an interdisciplinary environment at Imperial College London, to show techniques for promoting student engagement, learning and subjective well-being. In particular, she will give examples of how she has used concepts from ‘playful learning’ to cultivate creativity, develop reflective practice, and enhance resilience.
- To understand the rationale for culture change in face-to-face teaching
- To gain confidence in using novel techniques to enhance teaching and learning
- To explore the affordances and constraints of using playful learning in higher education
UKPSF Dimensions: A1, A2, A4, A5, K3, K4, V1, V4
Delivered By: Ms Giskin Day - Imperial College London
When applying for a course, you should note that there will be a £50* to your department if you cancel within 5** working days or you do not attend, and a £25 charge for cancellations/ non-attendance between 6 and 10 working days. There will be no charge for cancellation made 10 or more working days before the event. Notifications should be made to OSDU@strath.ac.uk
A department is welcome to send someone else in your place if they wish without incurring a charge, providing that person has the necessary pre-requisites for the course. In the case of courses split over more than one day, you must attend ALL parts of the course. If you fail to attend any part you will be charged as outlined above.
*This is the standard charge for cancellation or non-attendance of course of 1 days duration or less. For some courses there may be a higher cancellation charge and if this is the case you will be advised of this at the time of booking.
**Any bookings made within 10 days of the event will incur the charges as specified.