Orientation Programme for teaching staff - Academic year 2012-13

For the 2012-13 Orientation Programme the Centre is organising the following seminars. All seminars are open to all teaching staff at UCY (including visitors, special teaching staff and teaching assistants).


For the seminars/presentations in Greek you can find more information on the topics to be covered here.


Wednesday, 26 September 2012: "Practical informaton on UCY and its administrative services" (in Greek)

09:00-09:15 Welcome
09:15-09:45 Academic Affairs and Student Welfare Service
09:45-10:15 Financial Services
10:15-10:30 Break
10:30-11:00 Human Resources Services
11:00-11:30 Information Systems Services
11:30-11:45 Break
11:45-12:15 Library
12:15-12:45 Research and International Relations Service


Wednesday 2-6pm, 3 October 2012: "Introduction to Blackboard" (in Greek), Information Systems Services

Wednesday 2-6pm, 10 October 2012: "Advanced level Blackboard" (in Greek), Information Systems Services


23 & 24 October 2012 - "Teaching & Learning in Higher Education" (in English), Facilitator: Dr. Kate Exley, Senior Staff Development Officer, University of Leeds, Consultant in HE, National Teaching Fellow, HEA. This seminar will cover the following topics:


Tuesday, 23 October 2012:

09:30-12:30 Session 1: From Theory to Practice: Influential ideas in learning and teaching
12:30-13:30 Break
13:30-16:30 Session 2: Small Group Teaching : Seminars, Tutorials and Beyond

Wednesday, 24 October 2012:

09:30-12:30 Session 3: Giving an Interactive Lecture to engage learners
12:30-13:30 Break
13:30-16:30 Session 4: Reviewing Student Assessment and Feedback

To download the Programme details press here.

If you have attended the workshop and wish to have the material electronically please contact us.


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