Welcome to Vejlederkursus for erfarne vejledere (tværfakultært) - cancelled

  • Time: 25/5 2021, Place: Kroghstræde 3, lokale 2.107
  • Description:

    The course is aimed at experienced supervisors at the Faculties of Humanities and Social Sciences at AAU. It is a very intensive one-day course and the focus is on reflection on supervision style and learning from each other by sharing experiences. As preparation participants must write a supervision letter. The course language is English.

    We aim to conduct this course completely physically on campus (or completely online if necessary). It will not be possible to do a combination. 
  • Target group: The seminar is directed at experienced PhD supervisors who have supervised at least 3 PhD students (1-2 can be co-supervision).

    Form and content: Teaching at the course alternates between presentations, working with tools and methods, and exchanging experiences related to supervision. The following topics are included in the course:

    ·       Theories and reflections on the supervisor role

    ·       Critical moments and early warning signs

    ·       Active listening

    ·       Reading strategy

    ·       Writing tools

    ·       Feedback

    ·       Tools to support alignment of expectations

    Learning objectives: After completion of the course you will be able to:

    ·       Reflect on your supervisory experiences in a more theoretical perspective

    ·       Be aware of early warning signs

    ·       Apply listening in a way that promotes development of independence

    ·       Give feedback in a more constructive way

    ·       Help your PhD student develop efficient reading and writing habits

    ·       Align expectations in an explicit way

    Preparation: Write a supervisor letter and send it to Mirjam@learning.aau.dk. Instructions will be sent to participants after registration. 


    09.00-10.15       The supervisor role – does it change for the experienced supervisor?

    10.30-12.00       Critical moments and active listening

    Dynamics of the PhD process are presented and challenges in the supervision experience are explored in groups through active listening

    12.00-12.45       Lunch

    12.45-14.15       Reading, writing and feedback

    How can you help your PhD student make a reading strategy and develop good writing habits? And how do you give constructive feedback? Tools will be presented that might even be beneficial in your own work-life.

    14.15-14.30       Coffee/the break

    14.30-15.00       Aligning expectations

    Different tools to align expectations are presented and participants discuss them in groups

    15.00-16.00       Feedback on supervisor letters in groups and wrap up

  • Organizer: Mirjam Godskesen,  Mirjam@learning.aau.dk

  • Language: English

  • Time: 25/5 2021

  • Place: Kroghstræde 3, lokale 2.107

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  • Deadline: 11/5 2021