Introduction to Teaching and Learning for Post-Graduate Teaching Assistants

Introduction to Teaching and Learning for Post-Graduate Teaching Assistants.

Introduction to Learning & Teaching at Ulster for Postgraduate Teaching Assistants (PgTAs)

This session is compulsory for all PhD researchers who intend to teach /support students as a PgTA, and should be completed before undertaking PgTA duties.

Each Introductory session is based on a flipped approach:

  • pre-session materials provided to participants a week in advance of the synchronous session (approx. 1-1.5 hours)
  • online synchronous session (2.5 hours)

The aim of the session is to provide

  • key information regarding the role of PGTA and the Code of Practice for PGTAs;
  • introductory guidance on delivering effective sessions and assessing students.

Course Dates 2021-22

All sessions run from 1-3.30pm:

  • 15th October 2021
  • 18th January 2022
  • 20th January 2022
  • 3rd May 2022

Bookings for all dates will close 1 week prior to the course date (15th October date closes on 11 October 2021)

Booking

PhD students must book via PhD Manager