The Auxin-project has as its aim to create the following growth opportunities for SU academics:
- Windows for innovative teaching and assessment practices on campus
- Opportunities for academics to examine and deepen their knowledge about topics of own interest in the arena of teaching and learning at SU
- A Scholarship of teaching and learning route on the growth route of becoming reflective lecturers.
Auxins take place monthly during lunch time (12:45 – 13:45, “padkos” will be provided).
The dates of the planned Auxins for 2017 is as follows:
28 March (Presenters: Dr Shanelle van der Berg & Prof Sandy Liebenberg; Title: Flexible assessment and transformative legal education)
18 April (Presenter: Ms Kayla Lawson; Title: Development of Sunlearn e-tutor using the principles
30 May (Presenter: Prof Philip du Plessis; Title: Virtual reality in the classroom)
25 July (Presenter: Dr Marie Louise Bota; Title: Teacher Professional Development: Mentoring as
professional (practice) development in SA schools)
29 August (Presenters: Dr Charlene van der Walt & Ms Magriet de Villiers; Title: TBA)
26 September (Presenter: Dr Elize Archer; Title: TBA)
The specific title and focus will be posted three weeks prior to the event. Resources will be made available after the Auxin.
Venue: Den Bosch opposite “Skuilhoek” 41 Victoria Street (directly behind the Conservatoire)
Bookings: Nothemba Nqayi, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: 021 808 3717.