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Using Feedback to Enhance Assessment and Student Learning

Fri, 2013-11-22 12:30 to 14:00

Speaker: Dr Suki Ekaratne, Associate Professor, CETL, HKU

Format: Seminar

In this workshop, participants have identified different types of feedback that can enhance subject learning & student skills, analysed when feedback is able to enhance learning and when it is not.  Also they have discussed ways to give feedback to improve student performance and their learning and also developed a rationale for feedback-supported teaching.

Peer Review of Teaching in a Research-intensive University Context: Lessons Learned with Senior Educational Leaders from Multi-disciplinary Settings

Tue, 2013-11-19 12:30 to 14:00

Speaker: Prof Harry Hubball
               Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy, Faculty of Education, University of British Columbia

Format: Seminar

Principles for Designing a Curriculum to Develop and Assure Student Learning Outcomes

Fri, 2013-11-01 12:30 to 14:00

Speaker: Associate Prof Romy Lawson (PhD)
               OLT National Teaching Fellow
               Director, Learning, Teaching & Curriculum
               University of Wollongong, Australia

Format: Seminar

Bill Gibson was right: A communiqué from the future present

Wed, 2013-10-30 12:30 to 14:00

Speaker:  Dr. Larry Johnson, Chief Executive Officer, The New Media Consortium

Format: Seminar

Teaching over Virtual Classroom

Tue, 2013-10-22 12:30 to Tue, 2013-10-29 14:00

Facilitators: May Tse and Rambo Lai, CELT

In this semester, CELT has offered two workshops in related to the use of an online collaborative platform called the Virtual Classroom.

Session I: The “At Your Desktop” Series -  An Experiential Tour to the Virtual Classroom
Date:  Tue, 22 Oct 2013, 12:30 - 13:30

Forum on HKUST's MOOC and Blended Learning Initiatives

Thu, 2013-09-19 (All day) to Wed, 2013-10-02 (All day)

First Session: Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 10:00 to 12:00
Second Session: Wednesday, October 02, 2013 - 16:00 to 18:00

Presenter: Professor T. C. Pong, Senior Advisor to the Provost (Teaching Innovation and E-learning)

Format: Forum

The Large Class Challenge Series: Teaching UGs Inside & Outside Classroom

Wed, 2013-10-02 12:30 to 14:00

Speaker: Prof Amine BERMAK, Professor, Department of Electronic & Computer Engineering

Format: Seminar

In this series of seminars, award-winning Professors shared their experience of teaching large classes at HKUST with participants.

Motivating student and getting them involved in acquiring knowledge is very critical for achieving course outcomes and this is particularly challenging in large classes with diverse and polarized students populations.

The Large Class Challenge Series: How to be an Imaginative Course Designer?

Fri, 2013-09-27 12:30 to 14:00

Speakers: Prof CHAN Che Ting, Chair Professor, Department of Physics

Format: Seminar

Enhancing Your Teaching with eTools

Mon, 2013-08-26 12:30 to Tue, 2013-11-05 14:00

In Fall 2013, CELT will offer the following workshops to introduce you to a range of institutional eTools that support your teaching at HKUST. All faculty members and teaching staff are welcome to join the sessions that are of interest.

About the workshops



New Faculty Orientation and Four-day University Teaching and Learning Course – Fall 2013

Thu, 2013-08-08 09:30 to Fri, 2013-08-16 15:30

The Center for Enhanced Learning and Teaching has organized a Faculty Orientation program and a University Teaching and Learning Course that covers various topics and teaching and learning support services at HKUST. All faculty members and teaching staff are welcome to join the sessions that are of interest.

University Teaching and Learning Course is a four-day program offered to all new Assistant Professors on university teaching and learning in a blended-learning format - a mix of face-to-face and online delivery.