" rel="stylesheet">
Skip Main Navigation
Page Content
This event has ended

Economics Teaching Workshop at the University of Sussex

Economics Network

Wednesday, 11 January 2012 from 14:00 to 17:00 (GMT)

Ticket Information

Type End Quantity
GTA Ended Free  

Share Economics Teaching Workshop at the University of Sussex

Event Details

Economics Teaching Workshop, University of Sussex

with Dr Dimitra Petropoulou, University of Sussex

Common challenges and top tips for teaching and learning in an Economics classroom – a practical guide for the experienced and the uninitiated.

14.00 – 14.30

14.30 – 15.05

Welcome: registration and refreshments.

Top tips for tackling common challenges: e.g. ideas for dealing with diverse student abilities, encouraging student engagement, getting through the material.

15.05 – 15.20

Teaching versus presenting: how can we facilitate learning?

15.20 – 16.00

Planning a seminar: will work through different ways of preparing and teaching specific questions on problem sheets from Economics courses at the University of Sussex.

16.00 – 16.20

Marking and Feedback: tips for saving time and giving useful, concise feedback.

16.20 – 16.30

Available resources: useful links

16.30 – 17.00

Final discussion and close: Certificates and Feedback Forms

Participants receive a certificate of attendance, mapping the workshop activities and outcomes to the Higher Education Academy’s Professional Standards Framework used in institution training for lecturers and postgraduates.

More information and testominies can be seen on our website

Do you have questions about Economics Teaching Workshop at the University of Sussex? Contact Economics Network

When & Where

Essex House, Room 133
University of Sussex
BN1 9RH Brighton
United Kingdom

Wednesday, 11 January 2012 from 14:00 to 17:00 (GMT)

  Add to my calendar


Economics Network

The Economics Network provides publications, events, funding opportunities and other resources to support university teachers of economics throughout the UK.

The Economics Network is based at and supported by the University of Bristol. It receives funding from the Royal Economic Society, the Scottish Economic Society , the London Schoool of Economics, the University of Exeter and other departments of Economics across the UK.

Find out more about the network and its staff or contact us.


  Contact the Organiser
Economics Teaching Workshop at the University of Sussex
Brighton, United Kingdom Events

Interested in hosting your own event?

Join millions of people on Eventbrite.

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.