The Program

Congress Event

Teaching your first course: What to expect


Sunday, June 2, 2013, 14:30 - 16:00


McKinnon Building - Expo Event Space

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This session includes a series of panel presentations by senior doctoral students, a lecturer and a newly hired faculty member, as well as group discussions of common classroom scenarios. Participants will discuss common challenges faced by first-time instructors, identify strategies for addressing them and develop ideas for getting their courses off to a great start. This session will be of interest to graduate students who are getting ready to teach their first course as instructors.

Moderator: Edward E. Ishiguro, Professor Emeritus, Department of Biochemistry & Microbiology and Faculty Advisor for The Learning & Teaching Centre, University of Victoria