back to front page Dr. Alison Lloyd Active Learning in Large Class For most students, a 3-hour lecture is long and boring. How to turn it into a dynamic, interactive and fruitful learning experience? In this video, Dr. Alison Lloyd shows how a typical lecture can be enriched and enlivened with suitable group exercises. She highlights the importance of choosing appropriate material supporting students during and after the group work, and shares some tips on how to create an atmosphere that encourages participation. Her students found that group activities helped them to absorb knowledge better, and they enjoyed her lectures very much. About the Teacher Dr. Alison Lloyd is a Teaching Fellow in the Department of Management and Marketing. She is also the recipient of Faculty of Business Teaching Prize in 2010/2011, and Faculty of Business Teaching Award in 2011/2012. Copyright Notice: All of the materials posted to this website are protected by copyright law. These materials are mainly for viewing and teaching purposes. They may not be further retained or disseminated. Please contact EDC if you want to use any of the materials.