Timetabling Concepts

Timetabling Concepts

This one day instructor led course introduces participants to the principles of timetabling and analyses typical curriculum models used in secondary schools. No experience in timetabling is assumed.

Participants will develop their knowledge base and enhance their skills of describing and analysing a secondary school’s curriculum for the eventual purpose of developing and managing a successful school timetable. This one day course is theory based incorporating discussion and hands on activities. While no computers or software are used in the course, it covers the essential skills and knowledge required for the Overview Course, however it is not a pre-requisite for the Overview Course.

The course is appropriate for:

Principals, Deputies, Business Managers, Directors of Study, Curriculum Coordinators, Leading Teachers, Self Taught Timetablers and Future Timetablers.

 

Audience

This course is designed for those new to timetabling in schools or those who wish to take a more active and informed role in the timetabling process:

  • Learn how modern timetabling theory can be applied to your curriculum  
  • Learn the data structures involved in timetabling
  • Learn Timetabling Concepts and terminology
  • Learn techniques to better assess and analyse a school’s needs
  • Learn different Curriculum models

 

At Course Completion

After completing this course, participants will be able to:

  • Outline their curriculum using modern timetabling concepts  
  • Describe the process of Timetable construction in their School 
  • Understand the various approaches to Blocking, Lines and Grids
  • Understand the principles and processes involved in Timetable construction
  • Comprehensively assess the wants and needs of the whole school community

 

Prerequisites

This course assumes that participants have these skills:

  • Basic understanding of their school's curriculum.

2019 Timetabling Concepts Course Dates:

LOCATION

TIMETABLING CONCEPTS

ENROL NOW

VIC, GEELONG

29 MAR 19

BOOKING FORM

NSW, SYDNEY

14 JUNE 19

BOOKING FORM

QLD, BRISBANE, TTS OFFICE

13 SEPTEMBER 19

BOOKING FORM

VIC, GEELONG

25 OCTOBER 19

BOOKING FORM

QLD, BRISBANE, TTS OFFICE

8 NOVEMBER

BOOKING FORM

*Any course date marked with an asterisk is fully booked

2019 Cost of Training  

All training held at Timetabling Solutions, Geelong and Brisbane: $719 per person per day

All training held at Saxons Training Facilities (Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Perth and  ETC Adelaide): $749 per person per day 

 
All prices are in AUD and exclude GST.

 

Course Materials

  • Participants are provided with a work book manual which steps them through all processes used in this course.

 

Upcoming Courses

 



Saxons Training Facility
L8 500 Collins St Melbourne
30 Apr 2019: Student Options
1 & 2 May 2019: Timetable Development
3 May 2019: 
Daily Organiser
Saxons Training Facility
L10 10 Barrack St Sydney
21 May 2019: Student Options
22 & 23 May 2019: Timetable Development
24 May 2019: 
Daily Organiser
Saxons Training Facility
L11 300 Adelaide St Brisbane
28 May 2019: Student Options
29 & 30 May 2019: Timetable Development
31 May 2019: 
Daily Organiser
ETC Training Facility
L5 38 Gawler Pl Adelaide
4 Jun 2019: Student Options
5 & 6 Jun 2019: Timetable Development
7 Jun 2019: 
Daily Organiser


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