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Supplemental Instruction

CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

Monday, 26 March 2018

08:00-08:30

Registration

All delegates, Foyer

08:30-09:00

Opening  & Welcome

Prof Cheryl Foxcroft & Liesl Smith

09:00-11:00

Keynote

Ms. Marcia Ody MBE (University of Manchester)

11:00-11:30

Morning Tea & Late registration

Foyer

11:40-12:20

Peer Assisted Learning  at The Periphery of Student Holistic Development

Mr. Sabelo Peter (WSU)

12:30-13:10

Benefits of a Peer Assisted Learning (PAL) Programme to Mechanical Engineering PAL Leaders for 2017 at WSU-Butterworth Campus

Mr. Sandiso Mbongo (WSU)

13:10-14:10

Lunch

Foyer

14:10-14:40

Reflection thoughts of an Applied Accounting academic around mentoring as a social learning system

Ms Tracy Beck & Ms Ronelle Plaatjes (Nelson Mandela University)

14:50-15:30

Using student feedback via Kahoot and Quizzes to enhance SI Sessions

Dr. Charl Nel & Dr. Elma Marais (NWU)

15:30-16:00

Afternoon Tea & Networking

Foyer

 

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

08:15-08:45

Arrival Tea & Coffee

All delegates, Foyer

08:45-09:00

Announcements

Liesl Smith

09:00-10:00

Keynote

Dr. Whitfield Green (DHET)

10:10-10:50

A data central approach to scaling up the impact of supplementary instruction on student success

Mr. Gaonyalelwe Maribe (UFS)

10:50-11:20

Morning Tea

Foyer

11:20-12:00

Multi-modal formative feedback by SI Leaders:  Promoting change during teaching practice

Dr. Charl Nel & Dr. Elma Marais (NWU)

12:10 -12:50

Learning communities: an online initiative to improve student performance

Ms. Sonja Mostert (UP)

13:00-14:00

Lunch

Foyer

14:10-14:40

Explaining the variable effects of Supplemental Instruction on student outcomes in a Historically Disadvantaged University

Vuyelwa Dondolo, Vuyisile Nkonki and Khanyisa Mabece (UFH)

14:50-15:30

Multimodal Music Theory Learning Through Supplemental Instruction

Ms. Mary Mercurio Santos (Azusa Pacific University, USA) 

15:30-16:00

Afternoon Tea  & Networking

Foyer

19:00-22:00

Conference Dinner

Regatta Room, The Beach Hotel, Marine Drive, Summerstrand.

 

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

08:15-08:40

Arrival Tea & Coffee

All delegates

08:40-08:50

Announcements

Liesl Smith

08:50-09:30

The influence of Supplemental Instruction Programme (SIP) on students’ academic performance

Ms. Agnes Mohale, Mr. Collen Hlungwani and Mr. Mashaba Mashala

09:40-10:40

SI Leader Alumni Panel

Mr. Curwyn Mapaling, Ms Rachael Chasakara, Ms. Anne Olsen, Mr. Ian Ferreira, Mr John Gathongo

10:50-11:30

Morning Tea & Posters

Foyer

11:30-12:10

Student’s Perceptions Regarding Peer Assisted Learning (PAL) at WSU Butterworth Campus: A case for Faculty of Engineering

Ms. Mbalenhle Dlamini (WSU)

12:20-12:30

Conference Closure

Liesl Smith

12:30-13:30

Lunch

Foyer