Designing Learning Spaces for Optimal Student Engagement

Designing Learning Spaces for Optimal Student Engagement

Friday, February 7, 2020 | 9:00 AM Central | 60 Minutes

In this live online seminar, we will discuss some of the principles that should be considered when designing learning spaces and share some examples of learning spaces designed at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore that embody these principles. Through these concrete examples, you will see how improvements can be made to not only increase collaboration and engagement in the classroom, but prepare students for similar work environments when they graduate.

What are the learning goals?

Upon completion of this seminar, you’ll be able to:

  • Explain the principles for designing a learning space
  • Identify factors that affect student learning in a learning space
  • Propose changes or improvements that can be made based on the learning space design principles

Who does this benefit?

  • Facilities planners
  • Faculty
  • Assistant/Associate Professors
  • Any staff interested in learning more about space usage for learning

Why you don't want to miss this!

Our presenter for this live seminar, Jason Lee, PhD, was a top-rated presenter at our 2019 Teaching Professor Conference. His session on this topic got rave reviews and was standing room only! The space where learning takes place is often overlooked and Jason looks at how learning spaces can be designed to help get your students workplace ready.

What's included?

Your seminar registration includes the following:

  • A single connection to the live seminar (one connection per purchased registration)
  • On-demand access for 1-year
  • Downloadable PowerPoint presentations from the speaker
  • Written transcript
  • Supplemental materials
  • 100% satisfaction guarantee

For the live seminar, you can have as many people participate in the program as you like using the single connection by using a large screen, projector, and speakers.

There is no limit to how many times the seminar is accessed while available. Additional connections for other locations or branch campuses can be purchased for $100 per additional connection. Contact Magna Customer Service at 800-433-0499 to add additional connections for the live seminar.

Additional Detail

For faculty and facility planners who desire an active, engaged classroom that simulates workplace collaborative spaces, this live seminar shows a transformed classroom, that by design, encourages collaboration, group work, and active learning, all while preparing students for their future workplace.


Interested in getting this program and every Magna Online Seminar for one year?

The Magna Online Seminar Pass gives you annual access to all of Magna’s online seminars including the live broadcast and 12-month on-demand access thereafter. Covering the topics you want from the nation’s top academic thought leaders, Magna Online Seminars help you promote continued faculty and staff development.

The Magna Online Seminar Pass costs less than the price of 6 programs. So, it’s like buying 6 programs and getting at least 19 free! This affordable subscription membership gives you access to every live Magna Online Seminar produced over the course of a 12-month period (minimum of 25 seminars). And you'll be pre-registered so you won't have to sign up for each program. Start your subscription today!


With the purchase of the optional Campus Access License (or Group License when ordering online), registrants may take the contents of the program CD & place the information on to a password-protected network, server, or web site for additional staff use. The Group License option is not for multiple or unlimited staff from an institution to connect & participate in the live online seminar presentation.

Product Code: OC20CD

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