Category: Events

Discussion about the use of tutorials and other forms of additional support in the Science Faculty

By , January 30, 2013 08:32

Daar blyk ’n toenemende behoefte aan en aandrang op addisionele akademiese ondersteuning vir studente, veral eerstejaarstudente, te wees. In die lig hiervan, het dit nodig geraak dat ons krities dink oor die aard van die ondersteuning (insluitend tutoriale) wat ons tans bied, behoort te bied en kan bied, veral met die oog op volhoubaarheid en die beskikbaarheid van senior studente wat hiermee kan help.  Op versoek van die NW LOK, het die OLG alle koördineerders van eerstejaarmodules, LOK verteenwoordigers en VGP dosente na ʼn bespreking van hierdie sake op Vrydag 1 Februarie 2013 uitgenooi

Welcoming of newly appointed lecturers

By , January 30, 2013 08:31

On Wednesday 30 January 2013 representatives from the Dean’s Office and the Teaching and Learning Discussion Forum (TLDF) will meet newly appointed lecturers to welcome them to the Faculty. They will get to meet one another, while being introduced to some members of the Dean’s office, amongst which the Dean, Prof Doug Rawlings, Prof Terry Robinson (Vice Dean: Research) and Prof Ingrid Rewitzky (Vice Dean: Teaching). This event will also serve as a brief introduction to some of the activities of the Teaching and Learning Discussion Forum, and the University’s teaching and learning retreat for new lecturers, PREDAC, which is scheduled for July.

Science TLDF flyer

New lecturers

By , January 30, 2013 08:08

When:  Wednesday 30 January 2013 at 10:00

Where: AI Perold buidling, Back porch

Who: all newly appointed lecturers, representatives from the Dean’s office and TLDF

Purpose: To welcome newly appointed lecturers to the Faculty.




Tutorial discussion

By , January 30, 2013 08:06

When:  Friday 1 February 2013 at 08:00

Where: Den Bosch Building

Who: all coordinators of first year modules, EDP lecturers, LOK representatives

Purpose: to think critically about the kinds of support (including tutorials) which we can, do and should offer, also with a few on sustainability and the availability of senior students who can help.


Students doing teaching support

By , January 30, 2013 08:02

When:  Wednesday 30 January 2013 at 12:00

Where: Room 230 Arts and Social Science Building

Who: all demmies, tutors, student assistants etc, representatives from the TLDF

Purpose: to discuss the importance of their role in the Faculty, the Faculty’s approach to teaching and learning, as well as their expectations and that of the Faculty






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