Staff Development Activities (2018-2019)

Staff Development Activities by SCOPE, CityU
Staff Development Activities by Other Academic Departments and Supporting Units of CityU
Staff Development Activities by External Organizations

Staff Development Activities by SCOPE, CityU (2018-2019)

2017 - 2018
 
Professional Development Seminar #5: How Augmented Reality(AR)/Virtual Reality(VR) is Going to Change Teaching and Learning.
Date : 2 March 2019 (Saturday)
Time : 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Venue : G4701 , 4/F , Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Description : Topic: How Augmented Reality (AR)/ Virtual Reality (VR) is Going to Change Teaching and Learning.
主題 : 如何利用擴增實境(AR)和虛擬實境(VR)技術去幫助教與學

摘要:
擴增實境(AR)和虛擬實境(VR)技術 已經改變了我們互動的方式及內容。如何選擇適當教學方法去接納其帶來之變化,將會是高等教育一大挑戰。在此四十五分鐘演講中, 香港城市大學對虛擬實境技術有什麽應對的規劃、如何製作、 應用和執行的階段將被涵蓋和探索討論。XR,AR和VR的概念也將在本次研討會上作深入淺出介紹。

AR/VR has changed the way we interact with the contents, how to embrace the changes for choosing appropriate pedagogies would become challenging in higher education. During this 45 minutes talk, stages about planning, production, delivering of VR project of CityU modules will be covered. Also, the concepts of AR/VR/XR will be introduced in this seminar.
Speaker : Tarloff Im, Education Development Officer, Office of Education Development and Gateway Education (EDGE), CityU of Hong Kong
Online Registration : Link
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Professional Development Seminar #4: Lecturing Made Easy as P.I.E.
Date : 24 November 2018 (Saturday)
Time : 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Venue : LI-2409 , 2/F, Li Dak Sum Yip Yio Chin Academic Building (LI)
Description : Whether you are new to lecturing or a veteran of many years, this seminar may help you. The three stages of planning, implementing, and evaluating a lecture will be covered, using a combination of lecturing and discussion techniques.
Speaker : Dr. Paul Corrigan, Senior Education Development Officer in EDGE, CityU. He works mainly on staff development at CityU.
Online Registration : Link
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PTL Orientation Session
Date : 28 September 2018 (Friday)
Time : 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Venue : LI-2610 , 2/F, Li Dak Sum Yip Yio Chin Academic Building (LI)
Agenda :
  • Welcome Speech and Director’s Updates - Dr. Louis Ma (Director, SCOPE)
  • Introduction to Staff Development Activities by EDGE - Dr. Paul
    Corrigan (Senior Education Development Officer, EDGE)
  • Administrative Matters - Ms. Mimi Chan (Programme Officer I, SCOPE)
  • Group Photo
  • Social networking with refreshment
Registration Deadline : 23 September 2018
Online Registration : Link
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Staff Development Activities by Other Academic Departments and Supporting Units of CityU (2018-2019)

2017 - 2018
 
Three New Online Staff Development Modules (Februrary 2019)
Introductory Modules Advanced Modules
Organizer : The Office of Education Development and Gateway Education (EDGE, CityU)
Registration : Offered online throughout the year. Participants can enroll through AIMS
 
Seminar for teaching staff: Student with Special Educational Needs in Your Classroom Organized by Student Development Services (Counselling Service), City University of H.K.
Date : 19 February 2019 (Tuesday)
Time : 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Venue : R6052, BOC, CityU
Speaker : Mr. Kenneth Chow (a Registered Education Psychologist)
Enquiry : 3442-8011 Mr. Lau
Online Registration : Link
 
Expert Educators Seminar Series (EESS) #4 : Why, when and how to flip: Strategies learnt from a flipped classroom project in higher education (EDGE, CityU)
Date : 10 April 2019 (Wednesday)
Speaker : Dr. Paul Lam, Associate Professor, Center for Learning Enhancement and Research, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
 
Expert Educator Seminar Series (EESS) #3: Active Learning Across the Curriculum: Strategies for Enhancing Student Learning and Engagement  (EDGE, CityU)
Date : 27 February 2019 (Wednesday)
Time : 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Venue : P4-907, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker : Dr. Brit Toven-Lindsey, Senior Consultant and Active Learning Specialist Center for Teaching and Learning, University of California, Berkeley
Contact : Dr Paul Corrigan (Paul.Corrigan@cityu.edu.hk)
Online Registration : Link
 
Expert Educators Seminar Series (EESS) #2: Analytics, AI & VR for teaching & learning: What? Why? How? (EDGE, CityU)
Date : 12 November 2018 (Monday)
Time : 12:30 pm - 14:00 pm
Venue : G-4702, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker : Dr Crusher Wong, Senior Manager (e-Learning), Office of the Chief Information Officer, City University of Hong Kong 
Contact : Dr Paul Corrigan (Paul.Corrigan@cityu.edu.hk)
Online Registration : Link
 
Expert Educators Seminar Series (EESS) #1 : How can a lecture promote my students’ critical thinking? (EDGE, CityU)
Date : 9 October 2018 (Tuesday)
Time : 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Venue : Y-5303, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
Speaker : Dr William Rando, Associate Dean in the College, Executive Director of the Chicago Center for Teaching, University of Chicago
Contact : Dr Paul Corrigan (Paul.Corrigan@cityu.edu.hk)
Online Registration : Link
 
Staff Development Online Series (EDGE, CityU)

1. Generic Introduction to Teaching at CityU for New Faculty
2. Generic Introduction to Part-time Teaching at CityU
3. Innovative Teaching Techniques
4. Key Issues in Teaching Series (KIITS)
5. Outcome Based Teaching and Learning (OBTL)

Organizer : The Office of Education Development and Gateway Education (EDGE,CityU)
Registration : Offered online throughout the year. Participants can enroll through AIMS
 

Staff Development Activities by External Organizations (2018-2019)

2017 - 2018
Below are seminars/ conferences organized by local institutions you may have interest to attend. In case you have more information, please don't hesitate to let us know.
 
FSTE 25th Anniversary Conference - Developing Higher Education for Next Decade on 20 June 2019
Date : 20 June 2019 (Thursday)
Time : 1:45 pm – 6:00 pm
Venue : New World Millennium Hong Kong Hotel
Grand Ballroom, 2/F, 72 Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Organizer : Federation for Self-Financing Tertiary Education
Online Registration : https://www.fste.edu.hk/conference/2019/registration
 
Workshop on Applied Positive Psychology in Youth (實踐正向心理學」之青少年實踐應用工作坊)
Date : 5 December 2018  (Wednesday)
Time : 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Venue : Hong Kong Polytechnic Univesity Room N103
Organizer : Federation for Self-Financing Tertiary Education
Online Registration : qess4.fste.edu.hk/portfolio/qess4_training2/
 
UK Transnational Education in Hong Kong - Collaborative Quality Assurance Across Borders
Date : 25 October 2018 (Thursday)
Time : 2:00 pm
Venue : British Council Hong Kong
Organizer : HKCAAVQ, QAA & British Council
Online Registration : www.hkcaavq.edu.hk/en/news/hkcaavq-qaa-and-british-council-join-hands-to-launch-the-report-on-uk-transnational-education-in-hong-kong