Lecturing: A Practical Guide
- Publish Date: 2002-05-03
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Sally Brown;Phil Race
Lecturing can be a terror, a chore or an exhilarating experience. For most lecturers, at one time or another, it is all of these things. For many in HE & FE it remains the staple form of teaching and, as student groups get ever larger, good lecturingbecomes ever more important.
This is an accessible, friendly and confidence-boosting book for inexperienced and experienced lecturers alike. Written in a lively and straightforward style, it guides readers through the art of good lecturing. This is a book to use both togain confidence, and to work with as the your lecturing becomes more assured. The authors show how to improve lecturing, and how lecturing is a flexible and essential tool forenhancing learning and understanding. Illustrated throughout with fascinating case studies and scenarios and withhelpful hints and tips, key issues covered include:
* the place and types of lecture
* voice and body language
* causing learning in lectures
* making lectures more effective
* lecturing tools and processes
* engaging groups
* ensuring and developing quality
* tips for day-to-day use.