Course Detail

GT101 - Teach your first session - Science and Engineering

This course is aimed at new members of staff, teaching assistants and PhD students in Science and Engineering who have not taught in Higher Education at all, or who have not had any responsibility for planning sessions. If you have taught in higher education before, you should not book for this course.


By the end of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Identify and articulate appropriate aims and outcomes for a session of teaching
  • Analyse their own needs in preparation for teaching
  • Select and evaluate appropriate methods and techniques of teaching for their discipline and situation
  • Conduct classes and student interaction in an appropriate professional manner
  • Identify and assess strategies to deal with challenging teaching situations
  • Give useful feedback to students on their progress as appropriate
  • Undertake evaluation and reflection on their teaching

Provided by: QMUL


Date: Thursday 3 January 2019

Venue: Scape 0.15, ME, Scape, Mile End

Time: 09:30 - 16:30


  • Dr C Loffman