Approaches to Improving Teaching

DOI: 10.4236/ce.2013.47A2001    4,763 Downloads   6,882 Views   Citations

ABSTRACT

This paper discusses a few issues related to teaching improvement that are commonly found in tertiary education, such as curriculum development, student engagement, and ethical considerations. Scholars research on resolving these issues are investigated. Corresponding approaches to improving teaching of a year one information technology unit are proposed and experience is shared. The importance of teaching scholarship is also emphasized at the end of this paper.

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Gao, S. , Coldwell-Neilson, J. & Goscinski, A. (2013). Approaches to Improving Teaching. Creative Education, 4, 1-7. doi: 10.4236/ce.2013.47A2001.

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