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Laboratory Demonstrating

Date:  12 October 2016  (Please note this course was originally 19 but is now 12 october 2016)

Time:  2.00 pm – 4.30 pm

Additional courses on:  18 January 2017, 2.00 pm – 4.30 pm – to be confirmed

20 participants maximum

Designed for: 

Those involved with laboratory teaching in Engineering, Science and Health Sciences, in particular laboratory demonstrators and academic and research staff with responsibility for laboratory teaching.

Aim:  To explore methods of teaching in laboratories, drawing on practical experience.


  • The role of a demonstrator
  • What makes for effective demonstrating?
  • Planning, preparation and organisation
  • Methods for small group work in the laboratory
  • Communication skills for demonstrators


Registration is via Queen’s Online (In the navigation under My Services, select Other, then Training Courses).

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