TEACHING LARGE GROUPS
5 July 2006, London
Many library and information workers are required to give lectures and presentations to large groups e.g. 30 to 1000 people. This is particularly common in educational organisations where library staff are involved in introductory sessions during induction week or as part of an ongoing programme of study.
BENEFITS OF ATTENDING
This workshop will enable participants to develop the skills and attitudes required to design and deliver interactive lectures and presentations to large groups. It will enable them to reduce the stresses that are sometimes involved in this type of work. The workshop is designed to enable participants to take part in a range of practical activities.
BY THE END OF THE EVENT PARTICIPANTS WILL HAVE:
· gained an understanding of the principles of designing successful sessions to large groups
· designed a session aimed at a large group
· identified a range of strategies for ensuring that their sessions are interactive and effective
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Those library and information staff involved in delivering sessions to large groups. It is relevant to staff at all levels and stages in their career.
WORKSHOP LEADER BARBARA ALLAN
Barbara's background includes workplace and academic libraries. She is a senior lecturer at Hull University Business School where she is involved in teaching groups of 30 to 450 students. Barbara has written a number of books for Facet Publishing including Training skills for library and information staff, E-learning and training in library and information services, and Project management.
9.15 Registration and coffee
9.45 Welcome and introduction
Individual learning outcomes
10.00 The challenges of teaching large groups
Psychology of large groups
Dunn and Dunn Model of learning styles & its relevance to large groups
Designing successful sessions
Aims and outcomes
Structuring the session
Use of interactive exercises
Working with technology
(Coffee will be served at 11.15)
1.45 The session
Preparation including contingency planning
Getting off to a good start
Managing the timing
Managing tricky situations
Dealing with questions
Closing the session
Evaluating the session
(Tea will be served at 3.15)
PLACES ARE LIMITED TO: 20
CILIP personal members:
£180 plus VAT (£31) £211.50
CILIP institutional members:
£215 plus VAT (£37.63) £252.63
£250 plus VAT (£43.75) £293.75
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