Throwntogetherness

or, the juxtaposition of previously unrelated trajectories

Check list process for university course planning and design

It’s the first lecture, and the bright or bleary eyed students will be turning up to hear what is in for them for the semester. But the work started long … Continue reading

June 11, 2021 · Leave a comment

What I learned about emailing students… from my two-year-old.

I recently posted about writing emails to lecturers in New Zealand universities. I made some suggestions for appropriate email etiquette in NZ based on deconstructing a few representative emails and … Continue reading

March 22, 2016 · 2 Comments

Writing First Year Geography Lectures

I’ve been very quiet in the blogosphere recently. Mostly because I have been preparing new lectures for a section of a first year course I am teaching. I taught first … Continue reading

May 20, 2015 · Leave a comment