CPD workshop: Playing with ChatGPT

Playing with ChatGPT


Hello it’s me… ChatGPT: What exactly are Large Language models and what does that tell us about the challenges and opportunities for teaching at university

Learning outcomes:

  • Learn about how Large Language Models work
  • Learn about its strength and weakness
  • Learn about the legal issues
  • Discuss the implications for scientific (code) writing
  • Work on possible changes in your teaching and assessment
  • Possibly discuss implications for sentience and consciousness

This activity will be offered on-site (at EDLAB) on and you can sign up for a session below.

This activity may count towards your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) if relevant to your situation.

About the trainer

Michael Capalbo has a wide range in his interests and background. He has a Master degree in Educational Psychology, a Ph.D. in computational neuroscience, does research into the human brain and personalized assessment. He is a BBC public speaking competition winner, a Comenius Senior Teaching Fellow and teaches at the faculty of psychology, the university college and at the faculty of computing sciences. In his last role, he has taught about Large Language Models, like GPT, for years. 

June 20, 2024
CPD Workshop: Playing with ChatGPT
Start Time: 11:00 am
End Time: 1:30 pm
Available Spots
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At EDLAB, we strive to make our activities as accessible as possible and do our best to make accommodations when possible. You will have the opportunity to indicate any accessibility requirements after registration.

Note about the costs
EDLAB is currently offering all CPD activities free of charge. Please note however that we have paid to develop and offer this session together with the trainers, so if you sign up but cannot attend, we would greatly appreciate it if you could give us at least 5 days’ notice so that we can advertise your spot to others who may be interested. Cancellation without at least 5 days’ notice or failure to show up may result in your department being charged the full cost price.

EDLAB reserves the right to postpone this event should a minimum of 6 participants not be reached.

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