5.95J / 7.59J / 8.395J / 18.094J Teaching College-Level Science, Spring 2006
Teaching College-Level Science
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This seminar focuses on the knowledge and skills necessary for teaching science and engineering in higher education. Topics include: using current research in student learning to improve teaching; developing courses; lecturing; promoting students' ability to think critically and solve problems; communicating with a diverse student body; using educational technology; creating effective assignments and tests; and utilizing feedback to improve instruction. Students research and teach a topic of particular interest. This subject is appropriate for both novices and those with teaching experience.
teaching skills, learning objectives, lecturing, active learning, feedback, interactive lessons, pedagogy, student learning, educational technology, STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics), teaching philosophy statement, 5.95J, 5.95, 7.59J, 7.59, 8.395J, 8.395, 18.094J, 18.094