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Articles tagged "course structure"

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Formative Recap Sessions

Dr Mark Carroll describes recap sessions which are designed to summarise material and provide an opportunity for questions and feedback.

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Previous Lecture Summaries

Dr Matthew Fayers describes how he uses a slide summarising the previous lecture to cater for the fact that topics frequently cover multiple sessions.

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Separating lectures and seminars by a week

Dr Warren Boutcher explains his use of a longer interval between the lecture and seminar on a given text.

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Online preparation and intensive labs

Dr Brendan Curran explains how his laboratory course was re-structured to help with the problem of increasing student numbers and decreasing engagement.

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Road Map and Lecture Summaries

Prof Graham Thompson describes how he uses Road maps and Lecture summaries in order to help the students understand the ‘story’ of the course and bring everything from different lectures together. All of Graham Thompson’s contributions should be viewed in the context of the caveats in his introduction “There is no silver bullet“.

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