Be a PAL! Establishing a successful peer-assisted learning scheme in your School

Cole, J. (Invited speaker), Jordan Barr (Invited speaker), Conor Moore (Invited speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Description

This workshop will showcase how staff and students in the School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering have worked in partnership to enhance student engagement and attainment through a peer-assisted learning scheme. The development of the scheme over its initial three years of operation will be described with reference to its format, student participation, and mentor selection and training. Those attending the workshop will have opportunity to consider how a similar scheme may be developed in their School and what the potential barriers and benefits would be.
Period22 May 2019
Event titleThe Queen's Partnership Project Conference
Event typeConference
LocationBelfast, United Kingdom

Keywords

  • peer-assisted learning
  • engineering
  • undergraduate