Roland Tormey

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Citizenship : Irish

EPFL E-DAF CAPE
BP 1143 (Bâtiment BP)
Station 16
CH-1015 Lausanne

Web site: Web site: https://cape.epfl.ch

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Fields of expertise

Higher Education Teaching and Learning
Initial Teacher Education
Emotion, Metacognition and Global Citizenship Education

Education

Doctorate

Sociology

Trinity College Dublin

1992-1999

Post Graduate Certificate

Environmental and Development Education

London South Bank University

1999-2000

Bachelor of Social Science

Sociology, Social Administration

University College Dublin

1989-1992

Publications

Infoscience publications

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

Humanities and Social Sciences Program

PhD Students

Courtois Jules,

Courses

Science and Engineering Teaching and Learning

This course develops teaching skills through the introduction of research-informed approaches, and the opportunity to practice concrete strategies appropriate for higher education science and technology contexts (exercises, labs, projects and traditional courses).

How people learn I

The students will understand the factors which affect learning - particularly in science and engineering. They will understand how cognitive and social factors influence what and how people learn and how they use what they learn.

How people learn II

The students will understand the factors which affect learning - particularly in science and engineering. They will understand how cognitive and social factors influence what and how people learn and how they use what they learn.