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Mid-Triennium Seminar on Teaching Development Grants

 

Mid-Triennium Seminar on Teaching Development Grants

Date: 27 May 2014 (Tuesday)

Time: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Venue: Lingnan University

 

 

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Programme Rundown


Transportation and Maps


Contingency Arrangements In Case of Inclement Weather


Enquiries

 

 

 

 

 

 

Programme Rundown

 

9:00-9:20 am

Registration

[Venue: MBG06, Lam Woo Lecture Theatre, Main Building]

9:20-9:25 am

Welcome message by Professor Jesús Seade, Vice President, Lingnan University

9:25-9:30 am

Remarks by Dr. Eva Wong, Convenor of Teaching Development Group (TD Group)

9:30-10:30 am

Sharing by Professor Brenda Smith, Academic Associate of Higher Education Academy, UK, on:

Ÿ  Involvement and engagement of students on teaching and learning

Ÿ  Paradigm shift – research-teaching nexus and development of scholarship of teaching and learning

[Venue: MBG06, Lam Woo Lecture Theatre, Main Building]

10:30-10:50 am

Coffee Break

[Venue: Outside MBG06, Lam Woo Lecture Theatre, Main Building]

10:50 am-1:00 pm

Four concurrent focused discussions co-chaired by TD Group Members / Representatives

 

Theme 1: Involvement and Engagement of Students

 

Group A  “Students as partners”

Professor Grahame Bilbow, The University of Hong Kong, and

Professor James Pounder, Lingnan University

[venue – LKK102, Leung Kau Kui Building]

 

Group B  “Evaluation of student learning”

Professor Chetwyn Chan, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and

Professor Flora Chiang, Hong Kong Baptist University

[venue - LKK103, Leung Kau Kui Building]

 

Theme 2: Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

 

Group C  “Development of scholarship of teaching and learning”

Professor Paul Cooper, The Hong Kong Institute of Education, and

Professor Leung Kwok, City University of Hong Kong

[venue - LKK105, Leung Kau Kui Building]

 

Group D  “Recognition of good teaching – the reward system”

Professor Isabella Poon, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, and

Mr. Nick Noakes, The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology

[venue – LKK107, Leung Kau Kui Building]

1:00-2:30 pm

Buffet lunch

[Venue: G/F, Tai Ning Hall, Amenities Building]

2:30-3:40 pm

Reports by co-chairs

[Venue: MBG06, Lam Woo Lecture Theatre, Main Building]

3:40-4:00 pm

Coffee break

[Venue: Outside MBG06, Lam Woo Lecture Theatre, Main Building]

4:00-5:00 pm

Plenary session

To be led by Professor Brenda Smith, and participated by Dr. Eva Wong

[Venue: MBG06, Lam Woo Lecture Theatre, Main Building]

 

 

Transportation and Maps

1. By shuttle bus

Shuttle Bus Arrangement:

Departure Time

 

Departure From

Destination

8:00 am

Kowloon Tong MTR Station

(via Exit F, near Yew Chung International School – Primary Section, Somerset Road)

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Lingnan University

5:00 pm

Lingnan University

Kowloon Tong MTR Station

2. By driving

 Car park Arrangement: (a limited number of parking spaces are available upon request in advance)

 3. By public transportation

3a. By Bus

If you come by bus, you could take the bus routes 53, 67M, 67X, 261, 960 (via Tuen Mun Town Centre and minibus 46), K51 and K58.

3b. By West Rail

If you come by West Rail, please get off at Siu Hong Station. You could then take the bus K51 (to Fu Tai); or if you choose to walk, you could take Exit F, and you will arrive the campus in about 10 minutes.

You could refer to the following websites for more details

Kowloon Motor Bus (http://www.kmb.hk/en/services/search.html)

MTR (http://www.mtr.com.hk/eng/getting_around/lt_bus_index.html)

 

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Campus Map

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Location Map

 

Campus Map

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Contingency Arrangements In Case of Inclement Weather

 

The following contingency arrangements will be applicable in case of Rainstorm Warning Signal or Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal being hoisted on 27 May 2014.

The seminar will start at 9:00 a.m. as scheduled if the Black Rainstorm Warning or Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No.8 or above is cancelled at or before 6:00 a.m. on 27 May 2014. The departure time and meeting place of the bus service from Kowloon Tong to Lingnan University will remain the same [8:00 a.m., Kowloon Tong MTR Station (via Exit F, near Yew Chung International School – Primary Section, Somerset Road)].

The seminar will start at 2:00 p.m. if the Black Rainstorm Warning or Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No.8 or above remains in force at 6:00 a.m. and is cancelled at or before 11:00 a.m. on 27 May 2014. The bus service from Kowloon Tong to Lingnan University will depart at 1:00 p.m. Meeting place: Kowloon Tong MTR Station (via Exit F, near Yew Chung International School – Primary Section, Somerset Road).

The seminar will be cancelled if the Black Rainstorm Warning or Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No.8 or above is still in force by 11:00 a.m. on 27 May 2014.

 


 

Enquiries

Mr Mike Cheung, the UGC Secretariat

Tel: 2844 9962

Email: mcheung@ugc.edu.hk

 

Ms Carol Chan, Lingnan University

Tel: 26167576

Email: cykcarol@Ln.edu.hk