Teaching to a small audience in tutorials or to larger groups in lectures is an art form. In many ways teaching can be likened to a performance where the classroom is the theatre, the lecturer is an actor, the students are the audience, and the lecture is the script.
This Connections session outlines the similarities between teaching and performance while sharing many tips and strategies on how to be an inspiring teacher by assuming a teacher as actor role.
Marina is a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, an Australian National Teaching Fellow and has also received national and university citations for outstanding contributions to student learning. Her scholarship in learning and teaching in Higher Education extend to a growing list of over 80 learning and teaching publications.
To access the live stream link, access is via our Moodle site (self-enrolment key: unswconnections)