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Module

ECO3997 : Academic Tutoring

  • Offered for Year: 2020/21
  • Module Leader(s): Dr Roxana Radulescu
  • Demonstrator: Dr David Barlow, Dr Brian Varian
  • Owning School: Newcastle University Business School
  • Teaching Location: Newcastle City Campus
Semesters
ECTS Credits: 0.0

Aims

To provide students with a range of general and subject-specific study skills to help with the transition to stage 3 of the degree programme.

To allow students Person in Person contact at the programme level.

Outline Of Syllabus

Study-skills Sessions 1 - 2
Research Skills Session
Research Seminars
Personal Tutor Meeting

Teaching Methods

Please note that module leaders are reviewing the module teaching and assessment methods for Semester 2 modules, in light of the Covid-19 restrictions. There may also be a few further changes to Semester 1 modules. Final information will be available by the end of August 2020 in for Semester 1 modules and the end of October 2020 for Semester 2 modules.

Teaching Activities
Category Activity Number Length Student Hours Comment
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesLecture32:006:00N/A
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesLecture41:004:00N/A
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesLecture141:0014:00Semester 2 PiP. One or two hours can be tutor meetings.
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesDrop-in/surgery12:002:00N/A
Guided Independent StudyIndependent study1174:00174:00N/A
Total200:00
Jointly Taught With
Code Title
ECO3999Academic Tutoring
ECO3998Academic Tutoring
Teaching Rationale And Relationship

Lectures introduce the necessary skills material.
Surgery for Personal Tutoring contact.

Assessment Methods

Please note that module leaders are reviewing the module teaching and assessment methods for Semester 2 modules, in light of the Covid-19 restrictions. There may also be a few further changes to Semester 1 modules. Final information will be available by the end of August 2020 in for Semester 1 modules and the end of October 2020 for Semester 2 modules.

The format of resits will be determined by the Board of Examiners

Other Assessment
Description Semester When Set Percentage Comment
Portfolio1M100There is no assessment for this module
Assessment Rationale And Relationship

There is no assessment for this module

Reading Lists

Timetable