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Teaching and Learning Conference

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START DATE 06 September 2019

Block 19, Middlesex University Dubai

END DATE 06 September 2019

Middlesex Dubai Teaching and Learning Conference

“Enhancing our Pedagogic Practice: Preparing Students

for the Changing World of Tomorrow”

Conference Programme


Welcome Refreshments

Block 19 Room 022

10:00 – 10:15

Opening Remarks

Block 19 Room 022

10:15 – 11:15

Conference Workshop

“Keepin’ it Real: Developing Real World Content for Authentic Assessment”

Mariam Abonil

Block 19 Room 022

11:15 – 12:00

Parallel Presentation Session 1

Session A, Block 19 Room 021

Pedagogical Approaches in Teaching & Learning


11:15-11:30 The Efficacy of Integrating Various Pedagogical Approaches

to Customise Learner Support in a British University in the UAE

Faiza Umar, Siobhan McNiff


11:30-11:45 Academic Writing – A Handbook for Student Success

Lubna Khan, Mahine Rizvi Ahmad


11:45-12:00 Innovative Teaching Practice in Business School

Pallavi Kishore; Vijaya Kumar; Subhadra Sathapathy


Session B, Block 19 Room 023

Technology in Teaching & Learning


11:15-11:30 Exploring the Use of Technology in Eliminating Social Loafing

Supriya Kaitheri


11:30-11:45 Advent of Technology in the Accounting and Finance Sector:

Preparing Students for the Future Job Market

Huma Ishtiyaq Shaafie; Bhumika Gambhir


11:45-12:00 Digital Badges: Using Technology to Motivate Students

Belisa Marochi


Session C, Block 19 Room 024

Student Motivation and Engagement


11:15-11:30 Evaluation of Student Engagement by Aligning

Curriculum Using a Constructive Alignment Framework

Shanthi Rajan

11:30-11:45 Balancing Motivation and Competence

Rashita Puthiya


11:45-12:00 Innovation in Entrepreneurship Education

Rhoderick Romano

12:00 – 1:15

Lunch Available

Block 19 Room 022

12:15 – 12:30

Middlesex Hendon Conference Opening Presentation Streaming

Tim Blackman, Middlesex VC

Block 19 Room 022

12:30 – 1:15

Middlesex Hendon Conference Keynote Speaker One Streaming

Consumers or Co-Producers? Unpacking Student Voice in

Active Practice Based Learning

Amatey Doky, former Vice President Higher Education and Deputy

President ofthe National Union of Students

Block 19 Room 022

1:15 – 2:00

Parallel Presentation Session 2

Session A, Block 19 Room 021

Assessment in Teaching & Learning

1:15-1:30The Use and Effectiveness of Formative Assessments

in Improving Student Learning

Sreejith Balasubramanian


1:30-1:45 Beyond Assessment

Neelofer Mashood


1:45-2:00 Assessment in Teaching and Learning

Bushra Khan


Session B, Block 19 Room 023

Student Support in Teaching & Learning

1:15-1:30 Peer to Peer Mentoring – Innovative Methods to

Harness Student Potential

Lubna Khan, Mahine Rizvi Ahmad

1:30-1:45 The Student Experience of Multi-Systemic

Student-to-Teacher Feedback

Anthony Murphy

1:45-2:00 Let’s Make Dissertations Great Again! Enhancing Post-Graduate

Final Project Results: A Practitioner's Perspective

Alun Epps

Session C, Block 19 Room 024

PGCHE Presentations

1:15- 2:00

PGCHE Final Project Presentations by Dawn England, Judhi Prasetyo, Heather Jeffrey

Followed by peer discussions

2:00 – 2:15

Conference Closing Remarks

Block 19 Room 022

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