Organizer: Pedro L Fernandes
Host institution: IGC - Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, IBB
Start: Tuesday, 06 October 2020 @ 14:00
End: Friday, 09 October 2020 @ 17:30
Course ONLINE sessions: October 6th-9th, 14:00-17:30 CET.
Deadline for applications: Sept 28th
Decisions communicated intil: October2nd
Our Train-the-Trainer courses are for any scientists:
- with little or no experience in training
- who want to become an instructor or a better one
- who believe that their professional development will encompass delivering training proficiently
Instructors: Allegra Via, ELIXIR-IT, Patricia Palagi, ELIXIR-CH and Pedro Fernandes, ELIXIR-PT
This course will cover four main topics:
Learning principles and how they apply to education and training;
Teaching techniques that enhance learner engagement and participation;
Design of lessons, course and materials;
Assessment and feedback in training and teaching.
Examples and discussions will also focus on the challenges presented by academic teaching.
The four ONLINE sessions will have a maximum duration of 3.5 hours. Participants will be asked to prepare a small amount of homework, OFFLINE between the sessions.
No partcipation fee will be charged.
A maximum of 12 selected candidates will be accepted.
To apply: write an e-mail to bicourses”at”igc.gulbenkian.pt explaining why you would like to attend, mentioning your personal expectations and background knowledge about delivering training, if any. Please provide contact data, specifically full name, affiliation, address and telephone number.
- Workshops and courses
- Registration of interest
Keywords: online learning, pedagogy, Course design, Course development