Engaging students using small group teaching in Business Education (Self-paced)

Professional Development Workshop

Online

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Olivia Tan

fbe-wcla@unimelb.edu.au

The aim of this workshop is to introduce participants to the benefits of small group teaching in both face-to-face and online classes. It will demonstrate how appropriate activities foster engagement and deep learning, while developing a range of students’ employability skills (such as communication, presentation, problem-solving, negotiation and collaborative/teamwork skills).

Workshop Objectives
On completion of this workshop, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the educational principles behind small group teaching
  • Implement strategies for facilitating and managing small group teaching in your classroom
  • Identify points in your lesson relevant for small group teaching
  • Evaluate small group teaching activities and select the most appropriate for meeting the learning outcomes of your subject

Register: Please register to attend via TrainME. Select "WCLA - Engaging students using small group teaching in Business Education" from the Course Catalogue. Please remember that signing up for a workshop is a two step process (1) Enrol into a course (workshop), and then (2) Sign up for a session. Please click the following link for information on How to Enrol and Sign Up for a Session.

Facilitator: Dr Valerie Cotronei-Baird