Session 1419: Teaching and Learning: Strategies for Graduate Students in Higher Education
Wednesday 14 July 2004, 19.30-20.30
|Sponsor:||Graduate Student Committee, Medieval Academy of America|
|Organiser:||Kimm Perkins, School of Humanities (History), University of Glasgow|
|Moderator/Chair:||Kimm Perkins, School of Humanities (History), University of Glasgow|
The Graduate Student Committee of the Medieval Academy of America is dedicated to providing information on research, teaching, publishing, professionalization, funding and employment as well as fostering international and interdisciplinary exchange. The purpose of this round table is to provide information regarding particular concerns for those postgraduates in the field of Medieval Studies and will address issues pertaining to graduate teaching which may include: how to teach to departmental course guidebooks, departmental teaching and training, balance of research vs. PhD work, developing a ‘teaching philosophy’, how to design courses and preparing for the job market.