Programme for
2014/15

Programme for 
2013/14

Course Details

Preparing and Giving Lectures (Part 1)

Event Description

Date:  15 October 2014

Time:  2.00 pm – 5.00 pm

Additional course on:  28 January 2015, 2.00 pm – 5.00 pm

16 participants maximum

 Content:         

  • learning outcomes for lectures
  • planning, preparation and methods of organisation
  • developing teaching aids: PowerPoint, hand-outs
  • communication skills: clarity of delivery, pace, signposts, summarising, handling question/answer sessions
  • facilitating student learning and encouraging participation
  • obtaining student feedback

It is recommended that participants also take Part 2 of this course, which is a practical session on lecturing (see below).


Aims/Aimed at

Designed for:  Academic staff, research staff, teaching assistants

Aim: 

  • to explore methods of planning, preparing and organising lectures for groups of various sizes
  • to discuss effective communication strategies for lecturing
  • to develop an awareness of student learning within a lecture context.

Booking Information

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


Booking URL: Queen’s Online
New Course: No
Course Type(s): Teaching and/or Supporting Student Learning
Staff Categories: Academic, Research
Keywords: Teaching, Student Learning, Preparing Lectures, Giving Lectures, Tips on Lecturing, Theory of Lecturing

Course Contact Details

Name: Centre for Educational Development
Telephone: 028 9097 1447
Email: ced@qub.ac.uk