Teaching Portfolio

Teaching Qualifications and Professional Development

2014     Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education Teaching leading to

              Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy (University of

              Dundee).

I also have attended the following professional development courses from 2012-2017:

Interpersonal communication skills

Interactivity in Large Lectures

Copyright Guidance for Users of My Aberdeen

Invigilating Exams Training

Impact programme: Module 1 ‘Developing a Pathways to impact statement’

Using Turnitin UK

CASS Grant Writing Workshop

Small Group Teaching

Students record system

Tools for Reflection and Collaboration

Using Turnitin UK

Introduction to My Aberdeen

Web CT training

Summary of Teaching Experience 

2014-2017 Lecturer (University of Aberdeen)

Course Co-ordinator – undergraduate history dissertations, 2014-2016

Lecturing and tutorials;HI1522 Introduction to Scottish History.

HI1523 Renaissances and Reformations

HI2020 Birth of Modernity

HI2520 Global Empires

HI 2523 Introduction to Scottish History

HI30BF/HI406G Jacobites

HI4024 Three Kingdoms of the Seventeenth                                                             Century

Second marking MLitt (postgraduate) essays, undergraduate dissertations.

Exam marking

Pastoral support for students across all undergraduate levels

Attended departmental meetings

Involved with Schools Liaison/attracting potential students.

Social Media

Library Representative

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      2013-2014 Teaching Fellow (University of Aberdeen).

Course Co-ordinator – HI4516 undergraduate history dissertations,

Lecturing; HI1522 Introduction to Scottish History.

Second marking MLitt (postgraduate) essays, undergraduate dissertations.

Exam marking

Pastoral support for students across all undergraduate levels

Attended departmental meetings

Involved with Schools Liaison/attracting potential students.

 

    2012-2014   Lecturer and Tutor for Online Medieval and Early Modern Scottish History Course (University of Dundee/OU).

Lecturing on mid seventeenth century history.

                        Grading Tutor Marked Assessments using SafeAssign and Word Review

Pastoral support to students via e-mail

 

2011    Teaching Assistant (University of Aberdeen)

HI1523 Renaissances and Reformations 1500-1700

Tutor and Marking Assignments