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Start to teach: Taking steps in your professional development as a teacher

Course type: Workshop and training program
Duration: four days plus assignments. Please select a block that corresponds with your teaching activities.

For all PhD students who have an interest in teaching. Compulsary for PhD Scholarship students who want to teach.

PhD students who have a teaching activity during their PhD training program and are actively teaching during the ‘Start to teach’ course. English language skills at a sufficient level to present and to participate in discussions with peers is a requirement

The training will start a few weeks before the start of your teaching activities. The assignments and training sessions will continue during your teaching activities to enable on-the-job reflection. Practical assignments will be provided via Nestor.

Module information:

As a PhD student, teaching can be part of your training or job description. ‘Start to teach’ is aimed at the first principles of being a teacher, through a series of workshops filled with exercises and assignments that will support you in planning and preparing your teaching activities, involving and activating students, giving feedback and marking exams and assignments (see our course pamphlet). Note that preparation of assignments is required before each meeting. These assignments are directly related to your teaching activities.

Date and time:

Please choose the set of four training sessions with a Start date which best coincides with the start of your teaching activities:

  • Start date and Kick off session: January 30, 2018 (9.30 a.m. – 4.30 p.m.)
    Session 2: February 13, 2018 (9.30 a.m. – 1 p.m.)
    Session 3: February 27, 2018 (9.30 a.m. – 1 p.m.)
    Session 4: March 13, 2018 (9.30 a.m. – 1 p.m.)
  • Start date and Kick off session: April 12, 2018 (9.30 a.m. – 4.30 p.m.)
    Session 2: April 26, 2018 (9.30 a.m. – 1 p.m.)
    Session 3: May 17, 2018 (9.30 a.m. – 1 p.m.)
    Session 4: May 31, 2018 (9.30 a.m. – 1 p.m.)
Registration: Start to teach sign on
Registration Fee: EUR 225 for PhD Scholarship Students, EUR 450 for other PhD students
Credits : 1.5 ECTS
Responsible Organisation: Groningen Graduate Schools

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