GTA workshop, Newcastle University
With Caroline Elliott (Huddersfield University) & Christian Spielmann (UCL)
Room 3.38, Armstrong Building
The workshop is specifically designed to meet the needs of Economics Postgraduate Teaching Assistants/Tutors (GTAs) with a focus on small-group classes, tutorials, seminars and workshops.
The main aim is to discuss and evaluate what makes a good small-group session: including managing student expectations; students learning styles; different seminar types; dealing with diversity; marking and feedback. There will also be time at the end of the workshop to reflect on key issues and to plan next steps.
Bookings for this event are welcome from current economics Postgraduate Teaching Assistants based in UK Higher Education institutons.
More information and testominies can be seen on our website.
*Please note, cancellations must be received by email to email@example.com at least 24 hours before the start of the event, otherwise you or your department will be charged a £25 cancellation fee.
20-25 minutes walk from the station. Alternatively, if you are arriving on the train, you can take the metro from Central Station to Haymarket which is just across the road from the main campus (Armstrong Building is no. 22 on campus map): http://www.ncl.ac.uk/documents/Campus-Map-Print.pdf.
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