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    mathematics and statistics support

Tutor Training in Cardiff – 3rd October 2019

Will your maths support centre be employing new tutors in the coming year? For example, postgrad students or academic staff who are new to the practice of mathematics and statistics support in HE?

The sigma Network is offering a FREE one-day training workshop for new maths and statistics support tutors on Thursday 3rd October 2019, at Cardiff University.

10.30   Welcome and introductions
10.45   Maths Support – what is it?
11.15   Problem solving session
12.00   Principles of maths support – dos and don’ts
12.30   Lunch
13.30   Offering statistics support
14.00   Tutoring in a maths support centre – exploring possible scenarios and student needs
14.45   Resources and networking with others
15.15   Question and Answer session
15.30   Close

This training day is generously hosted by Cardiff University, and will be coordinated by Robert Wilson NTF, member of the sigma Network steering group. If you are interested in attending, please contact Robert Wilson  noting any special dietary or access requirements.

For those working towards HEA Fellowship, engagement with this event and reflection on the implications for your professional practice can help provide evidence towards the following dimensions of the UKPSF:  A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, K2, K3, K4, V1, V2, V3, V4