Open Lectures by Lynne Roberts, Director of the International Foundation Programme at UoL

RTU Riga Business School (RBS) together with the University of London (UoL) invites you to 2 open lectures:

  • Aiming at success. Key skills for University on 27 February, 16.00-18.00
    The lecture will be most interesting for high school students and their parents. Lynne Roberts, Director of the International Foundation Programme at the University of London, will share the skills that young people need to develop in high school (or before they enter university), identify the requirements of different international high schools, and provide advice on what young people should take into account in their choices of universities. 

    During the lecture Martiņš Hiršs and Jesse Turner will share their experience on studies abroad. They will share stories about learning, exams and will give practical recommendations concerning the development of necessary skills. 

    During the question and answer session attendees will be able to ask advice from the speakers. They will also be happy to advise anyone wherever they want to study after the general session.
    Register and read more here.
     

  • Teaching in a globalised world on 28 February, 13.00-16.00
    Shool heads and their deputies (or teachers appointed by the respective school head) are invited to attend this workshop. The workshop conducted by Lynne Roberts, a Director of the International Foundation Programme at the University of London.

    The workshop will involve brainstorming to reflect on some of the key challenges for teachers today – how to equip students with the approaches and ways of thinking which are vital to students in higher education, further studies and the workplace. Lynne in particular, will expound upon the importance of promoting risk taking and active learning to nurture creativity in students.  
    Register and read more here.