By Sue Habeshaw, Graham Gibbs, Trevor Habeshaw, Anthony Haynes, Karen Haynes
Lectures stay a staple type of instructing in greater schooling. despite the fact that, a few lectures are more suitable than others. fifty three fascinating activities on your lectures provides functional feedback, every one attempted and demonstrated, for constructing your lectures. The publication is designed for dipping into to discover feedback that dovetail together with your personal perform. the subjects lined are wide-ranging. They comprise: structuring the lecturing method; bettering scholars' notes; structuring and summarising content material; linking lectures to one another; conserving the scholars' consciousness; selling lively studying in the course of lectures; utilizing assets; and tracking scholars' studying from lectures. summary: fifty three sensible rules for constructing lectures are provided. They hide: structuring the lecturing technique; enhancing scholars' notes; utilizing handouts; structuring and summarising content material; linking lectures to one another; keeping the scholars' cognizance; energetic studying in the course of lectures; and tracking studying. for every of the tips, an issue or factor is pointed out and a pragmatic instructing or studying approach is proposed. total, the guidelines are designed to aid reflective practitioners in expert and better schooling expand their repertoire of pedagogical innovations. keywords: larger schooling; studying; lectures; pedagogy; post-compulsory schooling; specialist schooling; research; educating
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Useful information can be gleaned from the amount students write in their notes, how this quantity is distributed between the diﬀerent sections of the lecture, whether the structure of the lecture is reproduced, whether key points are omitted, whether excessive factual detail predominates rather over thoughtful statements in the students’ own words, and so on. Problems identiﬁed in this way may be tackled either directly through other ways of improving notes (see 6–11) or by introducing new lecture methods (see especially 33 Looking at students’ notes 12 20–27) or by reducing the need for note-taking by using student handouts (see 13–19).
Examples of ways to leave gaps: a Include labelled axes of graphs, but leave the plotting to the student. b Include diagrams but leave the labelling to the student. c Include a table of data, but omit certain crucial ﬁgures. d List points: e Include a heading and leave half a dozen lines for the student to write in conventional notes. f Include partially completed calculations. 45 1... 2... 3... 4 . . for students to ﬁll in. Uncompleted handouts 17 46 18 Article Reading can be an eﬀective learning activity during a lecture (see 42 Reading).
43 Questions 16 44 17 Uncompleted handouts Conventional note-taking may be criticised for giving students too much to do in order to have the time to make sense of what is being said. However, full handouts which contain most of the key points of a lecture are open to the opposite criticism that they leave the students so little to do that they may ﬁnd it hard to maintain their attention. Furthermore, the most useful notes after the event are personalised ones: those with unique elements of special personal signiﬁcance to the note-taker.
53 Interesting Things to Do in Your Lectures by Sue Habeshaw, Graham Gibbs, Trevor Habeshaw, Anthony Haynes, Karen Haynes