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CEI Workshops and Seminars

Experience of Teaching Large Class

Date: 
Fri, 2002-05-31 (All day)

Presenter: UST Faculty members and instructors

Format: Round-table Sharing Session

With the purpose to assist the UST teaching community in teaching large class effectively, a round-table sharing session was held for faculty members and instructors to share their experience. Students' comments of learning in large class as well as resources related to large class teaching are compiled.

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Global Learning Networks, Past, Present and Futures

Date: 
Fri, 2002-04-26 (All day)

Presenter: Prof Richard Larson

Format: Seminar

Prof Richard Larson , Director of the Center for Advanced Educational Services, MIT, Principle Investigator of several MIT's major technology-enabled learning programs came to UST and gave a talk on the development of the Global Learning Network.

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Challenges to Universities brought by Education Reform

Date: 
Mon, 2002-03-25 (All day)

Presenter: Prof Tai Kai Ng (PHYS)

Format: Seminar

Prof Tai Kai Ng from the Department of Physics at UST gave a seminar presentation and discussed the challenges to universities brought about by the Hong Kong Education Reform.

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University Education in the 21st Century

Date: 
Sat, 2001-12-01 (All day) to Sun, 2001-12-30 (All day)

Presenter: Prof Eric Mazur

Format: Interview

World renowned scientist and educator, Prof Eric Mazur from Harvard University, shares his views on University education in the 21st Century in an interview with CELT.

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University Education in the 21st Century

Copy Right in Higher Education

Date: 
Mon, 2001-05-28 (All day)

Presenter: Mr Stephen Selby

Format: Seminar

The Director of Intellectual Property of the Hong Kong Government, Mr Stephen Selby, JP, came and gave a talk on the copyright issues. The discussion points had ranged from on-line course development to other areas such as classroom teaching, material reproduction, individual awareness etc.

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Assessment and Student: Using Assessment to Change Student Learning

Date: 
Fri, 2001-03-30 (All day)

Presenter: Dr Peter Knight

Format: Seminar

Dr Knight talks about how we can use assessment to improve student learning. He focuses on the functions and types of assessment and introduces some alternative assessment methods. He ends by providing practical ways to assess student achievement using these alternative methods, taking into account large class sizes and the time constraints busy faculty work under.

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Learning to think: Disciplinary perspectives

Date: 
Fri, 2001-03-02 (All day)

Presenter: Prof Janet Donald

Format: Seminar

Prof Janet Donald, a field expert in Educational psychology, came to share her ideas on Learning to think: Disciplinary perspectives. Focuses will be on firstly how knowledge is structured. Secondly, how learning occurs in different disciplines and lastly, how higher order learning and thinking can be promoted in different domains.

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On-line Teaching Evaluation

Date: 
Wed, 2001-02-28 (All day)

Presenter:

  • Prof Olugbemiro J Jegede
  • Dr Mike Theall

Format: Regional Workshop

Assessing the Consequences of IT in Education

Date: 
Mon, 2000-11-27 (All day)

Presenter: Dr Roger Yin

Format: Seminar

Dr Yin,an expert in education technology especially Web-based Teaching & Learning, and Interactive Multimedia came to present his ideas on the consequences of IT in Education. He assessed the consequences from the view points of learners, teachers and web administrators

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What will work? Using the web to promote high order learning outcome.

Date: 
Fri, 2000-10-13 (All day)

Presenter: Prof John Hedberg

Format: Seminar

Prof John Hedberg, professor of Education and Director of the Interactive Multimedia Learning Laboratory at the University of Wollongong, conducted a seminar at UST on " What will work? Using the web to promote high order learning outcome".

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