TEACHING REPORT

Françoise Janod Groves


Activities in 1996 as Associate Lecturer were directed mainly at teaching, although other activities also took place.

TEACHING

BMedSc: Human Life Sciences 2

Lectures:: 6, on respiration.

Tutorials: 20, each of 1 h, on all topics of the curriculum.

Practicals: 18, each of 3 h, 8, each of 5 h, in all topics of the curriculum (in-charge of 16 classes on: Permeability, MEMPOT, respiration, and toad skin).

Dentistry 2

Practical classes: 2, of 3 h each, on respiration (in charge of all classes).

Tutorials: 2, each of 1 h, on respiration

Medicine 2

Tutorial: 1, of 1 h, on sodium transport.

Practical classes: 1, each of 3 h, on toad skin (in-charge).

Pharmacy 1

Lectures: 7, on respiration and 13 , on cardiovascular physiology

Tutorials: 3, each of 1 h on respiration and cardiovascular physiology

Science Introductory 2

Tutorials: 13, of 1 h each, on all topics of the curriculum (in-charge).

Practicals: 9, of 1 h each, on all topics of the curriculum (in-charge).

Human Life Sciences 3

Small group tutorials: 21, each of 1 h, on all topics of the curriculum.

Heart and circulation/Science 3

Practical classes: 4, of 3 h each, on human cardiovascular system, fatigue, response to exercise; 2, of 6 h, on cardiovascular system of anaesthetised rabbit (in-charge).

Neurosciences 3/Sciences 3

Practical classes: 4, of 3 h each, on AXOVAC.

Assessment of students

Setting and marking of exams on lectures; organizing, setting, and marking the practical exams for HLS2.

Setting and marking of exams on the practical component of the end of semester exams for Medicine 2, and Dentistry 2.

Setting exam MCQs for Pharmacy 1.

Marking of practical reports for Human Life Sciences 2.

Marking of two essays for Human Life Sciences 2.

Marking of one essay in Physiology Introductory.

Student consultations

Considerable assistance was given to students in need of help.


TEACHING HOURS in 1996

                          Dent2     HLS2     Med2     Sci2     Sci3    Phar1       Total 
Lectures                    -         6       -         -        -       18          24 
Practical classes (no.)     6(3)     94(10)   3(1)      9(9)    36(10)    -         148 
Tutorials                   2        20       2        13        -        -          37 
Preparation                 -        10       5        10       50        -          75 
Administration              -       100       -        50        5        -         155 
Student consultations       -       100       -        20       50        -         170 
Marking essays              -       100       -        50        -        -          50 
Setting exams               5        50       5         -        -       15          75 
Marking exams              15        50      15         -        -        -          80 

Total formal contact teaching time = 209 h
Total time = 914 h


OTHER ACTIVITIES in 1996

Training in the GMP

PBL tutor training course for new GMP: attended

Course administrative work

Liaison with members of Department of Anatomy & Histology regarding the organization of Human Life Sciences 2 course.

Organization, word processing and editing of Course Guide and Function practical book for the Human Life Sciences 2 course.

Organization of the timetable for the Human Life Sciences 2 course.

As a member of the Human Life Sciences 2 Interdepartmental Committee participation in discussions and organization of amendments to the course in order to improve its running.

Attendence at Conferences

Australian Neuroscience Meeting, Adelaide, Jan

Research

In the Vision Laboratory with Paul Martin.

Service to University

As Discrimination Adviser, assistance was provided to members of staff and students with problems relating to discrimination matters (1990-present).

Attending meetings as the discrimination adviser's elected representative of the EEO/AA Consultative committee.


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