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Wednesday, January 9
 

12:25pm

Fostering Students' Future Imagination about Quantum Computing (212)
ICT and quantum computers will play an important role in students’ futures and in solving the “wicked problems”. We present the I SEE module developed in Finland, fostering students’ understanding and imagination about the futures of ICT. Its implementation in schools will be discussed from researchers’ and teachers’ viewpoints.

Speakers
avatar for Antti Laherto

Antti Laherto

University lecturer, University of Helsinki
I work as university lecturer in Physics Education at the University of Helsinki, Finland, teaching pre-service science teachers and primary school teachers. In my research I am interested in aspects of future in science and technology education. See full description of my research... Read More →
avatar for Elina Palmgren

Elina Palmgren

Doctoral Candidate, University of Helsinki
Background in theoretical physics, passion in teaching and learning.My PhD research focuses on learning of quantum physics. I also work part-time in the EU project I SEE, in which the goal is to design innovative approaches and teaching modules to foster students’ capacities to... Read More →
avatar for Tiina Ranta-aho

Tiina Ranta-aho

physics teacher, University of Helsinki
Physics and math teacher at University of Helsinki teacher training school. I'm interested in about developing physics teaching methods, especially inquiry-based learning and co-operation between different school subjects. I participate I SEE -project in which the goal is to design... Read More →


Wednesday January 9, 2019 12:25pm - 1:25pm
Arts 219 (Lecture Room 5)
 
Thursday, January 10
 

4:00pm

The Future of Sport, Exercise and Health (498)
Sport, exercise and physical activity have the potential to address some of the world’s greatest challenges. We will share our cutting-edge research, from biochemistry to psychology, and athletes to patient groups.

The session will include information about our degree programmes, and will end with a tour of the laboratories.

Speakers
avatar for Vikki Burns

Vikki Burns

Reader in Science Education, University of Birmingham
Dr Vikki Burns is a Reader in Science Education, with a special interest in how we can support students to develop the knowledge, skills and attributes that they need to be effective, educated citizens.   She uses experiential learning, innovative assessments, and extracurricular... Read More →


Thursday January 10, 2019 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sport, Exercise & Rehabilitation Sciences LT1