The Learning and Teaching Enhancement Unit are pleased to announce that the first of this year’s Academy Mini Conferences will be held on Monday 16th December 2019. This Mini Conference will explore the advantageous and complex nature of group work, in and out of the classroom, and as a mode of assessment.
We are looking for expressions of interest from members of the University to give presentations, demonstrations, workshops and discussions on their how they approach group teaching. If you would like to submit a proposal to this year’s mini-conference, please fill in this online form before Monday 18th November.
Potential topics might include (but aren’t limited to):
- Group assessment design and marking (including peer marking)
- Approaches to embedding group work into teaching (large and small teaching)
- Use of technology in group work
- Managing and supporting different group dynamics