Workshop #1 “Developing engaged curricula: The challenges of technology and reflexivity” (14th December 2016) showcased the work of Dr Fran Laughton, Director of Teaching & Resources, Dept. of Physics.

Fran gave a presentation exploring her approach to developing and delivering engaged curricula for Physics students. This presentation was followed by group discussion, chaired by Dr Jessica Francombe-Webb, LITEbox Project Leader,  considering issues such as:

  • how students find engaging with technology
  • levels of confidence in using technology as a teacher
  • pedagogic benefits arising from this kind of engaged teaching
  • potential challenges of using technology in this way

An audio recording of this session is now available.