You cannot miss class. You shouldn't be missing your hour-long class, either, but
missing one of these is equivalent to missing a whole week of work
For the student or the lecturer? Others have given you good answers about the
need for breaks ... A couple of days later listen to your recording and you will find
yourself saying to ... Your academic attention span is no better than it was in high
school (pre-university school) when classes were about 45-50 minutes long.
Jul 29, 2005 ... Shari Wilson explains why three-hour sessions are popular with students ...
Second, with courses that meet once a week, students often forget most .... True,
you theoretically save time during your day -- but you simply cannot .... I've taught
four- and five-hour long undergraduate and graduate classes for 27 ....
Oct 6, 2014 ... and 2) there is no way that anyone can pay attention for 3 hours straight ... your
brain and be able to focus better on the second half of the class.
Continuous lecture classes that last two or more hours should incorporate a
break ... Courses in excess of 3 hours: 1 break of 10 minutes for each hour of
The new matrix has provided new class scheduling patterns for departments. ...
This must have a total of 3 x 50 = 150 minutes or 2 hours 30 minutes of ...
Mar 28, 2016 ... Do you have a long class this semester? We know what you're going through.
Oct 24, 2014 ... My point is that, rather than including a long break during which students are not
... My 3 hour classes had 10 minutes every hour (but they were an ... If your
students need more stimulation during lecture, try switching up your ...
Sep 10, 2015 ... It is my first time taking a 3 hour lecture in the evening. ... I have a degree and
going back, lots of experience with sitting in long classes. ... type of simple hobby
that's easy to take to class and doesn't break your attention span.
Sep 7, 2014 ... I only took two 3 hour night classes during undergrad, so having all 3 hour ... Stay
DEDICATED and MOTIVATED – Keep tabs on your syllabus, I like ... do so, you
don't want to be bored, burned out or sleepy by long lecturing.