The interdisciplinary conference "Mastering the Challenges in Higher Education: Considering the way students learn, cheat and enhance performance". Date: 08-09.12.2011. Site: Bielefeld, Germany. Deadline: 31.10.2011
Organiser: University of Bielefeld
Topics: The interdisciplinary conference focuses on student fraud (such as plagiarism, cheating in exams),cognitive enhancement (such as use of medication), student learning strategies, learning motivation and teaching strategies as well as adverse structural and individual inferences within these processes.
The conference will also emphasize recommendations for the individual and at the organizational level concerning the core concept of learning and teaching, and associated theoretical, methodological and ethical issues. Researchers from disciplines such as sociology, psychology, pedagogy, neuroscience, medicine etc. are welcome along with academic staff or the study advisers.
Language: English Fee: 65 €; 50 € ((Ph.D.)students)
Deadline: October 31, 2011