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Target Audience: All staff involved in delivery of teaching within the university
Teaching is about communication, and through this class you will be able to explore and reflect on a variety of verbal and non-verbal communicative opportunities that can be used to engage students in higher education across the disciplines in the context of a variety of pedagogical approaches. This workshop will offer participants the opportunity to try some of these techniques in a safe and supportive environment while benefiting from feedback from the instructor (with background and expertise in Theatre, Voice, and Communication) and other participants.
- Reflect on pedagogical approaches to teaching and opportunities to engage students through selecting appropriate pedagogies
- Reflect on verbal and non-verbal communication and how this can be harnessed to engage students
- Practice new ways of delivery that will enhance student engagement and give and receive feedback to/from other participants
UKPSF Dimensions: A4, A5, V2
Delivered By: Marion Marlow on behalf of the Organisational and Staff Development Unit
PrerequisitesProgramme (STEP). This is a unique development programme aimed at traditional academic and teaching staff, and relevant to all staff engaged in teaching.
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.