The Large Class Challenge Series: Teaching for engagement and catering for differences

Tuesday, 11 March, 2014 - 12:30 to 14:00

Speaker: Prof FUNG Chi-Hung, Jimmy,
               Head, Division of Environment
               Professor, Department of Mathematics

Format: Seminar

In this workshop, the speaker has discussed a few of the techniques that he has been used in teaching large classes.  In his courses, he used a lot of daily examples to illustrate difficult concepts and knowledge, from the simple to the difficult, so students can relate them to their own degree program. By showing different examples, particiants should understand why the students find mathematics an interesting and stimulating subject and also useful to their fields of study.

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