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Techniques to Enhance Lectures and Course Organization Menu

These are evidence-based methods that have been shown to enhance student motivation, involvement, active learning, critical thinking, and enjoyment of courses.

Quick Ways to Enhance Your Teaching

QQTP (Question, Quotation, Talking Points)

CBQ (Content-Based Questions)

Creative Ways to Organize Your Course

(Involve students in "busting" or "confirming" psychological myths via literature search, discussion, writing and oral presentations)

Inquiry Teaching in Psychology
(Involve students in learning situations in which they must make hypothetical assertions and test assertions against a variety of evidence.)

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