Professional Development Workshop for RPGs

Friday, 1 January, 2010 (All day) to Sunday, 31 January, 2010 (All day)

Effective Presentation Skills for Teaching

Presenter: Ms Christine Chow, CELT

The workshop aimed to introduce some effective in-class presentation strategies and tips for research postgraduates (RPGs) and teaching assistants (TAs). Group activities and discussion were conducted to ensure that after the workshop, RPGs and TAs would be confident to (1) organize the contents for an effective presentation for teaching; (2) deliver an effective presentation for teaching; and (3) handle difficult questions

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Graphic and Production Techniques for Display Poster

Presenter: Ms Mike FOK, PTC

In this workshop, information for poster design and University’s in-house production was provided to help RPGs prepare workable files for production. Tips were also given to facilitate RPGs to make high quality posters with low cost.

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PhD Supervision – Policies and Processes

Presenter: Prof T.C. Tong, AVP-AA (PG)

This workshop was a panel session with Prof TC Pong, AVPAA (PG), who gave an overview of HKUST's policy on PG student supervision, and the School Associate Deans (PG) or a representative, who shared their experience and approach to research supervision specific to their disciplines.

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