What will I learn from this course?
This participatory seminar focuses on the knowledge and skills necessary for teaching science and engineering in higher education
Any body who wants college level
Who is the target audience?
Any Body in UG as per Collage level
This participatory seminar focuses on the knowledge and skills necessary for teaching science and engineering in higher education. This course is designed for graduate students interested in an academic career, and anyone else interested in teaching. Readings and discussions include: teaching equations for understanding, designing exam and homework questions, incorporating histories of science, creating absorbing lectures, teaching for transfer, the evils of PowerPoint, and planning a course. The subject is appropriate for both novices and those with teaching experience.
- Class: General Principles of Teaching 1h 25m 35s Preview
- Lec 2: Teaching Equations 2h 14m 58s Preview
- Lec 3: Taking Account of Misconceptions 1h 10m 27s Preview
- Lec 4; Designing Homework and Exam problems 1h 41m 43s Preview
- Lec 5: Course Design 1h 6m 45s Preview
- Lec 6: Teaching Interactively in Large and Small Groups 1h 13m 00s Preview
- Lec 7: Lecture Planning and Performing 1h 31m 37s Preview
- Lec 8: Teaching with Blackboards and Slides 1h 34m 16s Preview
- Lec 9: Political Barrier to Educational Change 1h 48m 18s Preview
- Lec 10: Course Summary and Your Questions 1h 13m 29s Preview
Sanjoy Mahajan Associate Professor of Applied Science and Engineering at Olin College of Engineering
and Visiting Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at MIT.
Sanjoy Mahajan interested in improving how we teach science, mathematics, and engineering.
Sanjoy Mahajan was once Associate Director at MIT's Teaching and Learning Laboratory.
At MIT Sanjoy Mahajan has taught courses in the mathematics, electrical engineering, and mechanical engineering departments.
Sanjoy Mahajan favorite courses to teach are the "Art of Approximation in Science and Engineering" and "Street-Fighting Mathematics".
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