Presentation on theme: "What is PASS? -- Peer Assisted Study Session. What is PASS? Not only passing the course P-Peer Former UGFN students with excellent performance No."— Presentation transcript:
What is PASS? -- Peer Assisted Study Session
What is PASS? Not only passing the course P-Peer Former UGFN students with excellent performance No intimidation or status difference No grading or assessment role A-Assisted Assist not ‘lecture’ Foster active and collaborative learning S-Study Supply study guides/tips from lecture Offer opportunities to practice and make mistakes S-Session One-hour weekly small group study session Friendly, fun, informal
What is included in PASS? Simply… Discussion. Provide a comfortable atmosphere for you to ask any questions, even if they seem silly. You will have chances to discuss the texts with students taking other tutorial sessions. Attendance at sessions is voluntary, but it greatly raises your effectiveness in studying the texts.
What should I do before attending a PASS? Simply read the text You don’t have to understand the whole text, but you should at least have an idea of “What you don’t know”. LectureReadingsPASSTutorial
When will PASS be held? Starting from next week… You are free to join any of the above groups **Announcements will be made on eLearn. PASS LeaderDayTimeLang.First sessionVenue Justee ChowMon12:30pm-1:30pmC/EJan 20YIA 410 Samuel ChengMon5:30pm-6:30pmCJan 13FYB 107A Sherry BaiMon5:30pm-6:30pmPJan 13FYB 107B Timothy LamFri4:30pm-5:30pmCJan 17YIA 406