Excellent course. I need to get up to speed with modern University teaching methods and have found this course very helpful and engaging.
Well designed course to learn basics of pedagogy that is vitally important to be a university teacher
What is in this course?
The course will help you to address the following questions:
- What does teaching in higher education involve?
- What does research evidence tell us about effective teaching in higher education?
- How can we ensure that our instructional design will help our students achieve their intended learning outcomes?
- What pedagogic options do we have to make our teaching successful?
- What assessment and feedback practices can help our students learn more effectively?
Is this course for me?
If you are thinking about becoming an academic teacher, or you have just got an academic teaching post, or you just have an interest in understanding the essentials of university teaching, this course is for you.
How can I get a Course Certificate and what is it?
You can earn official recognition for the course you take on Coursera with a Course Certificate for completing and passing course assignments and meeting the assessment standards. Please refer to details on: https://www.coursera.org/signature/
How can I apply for Financial Aid?
Coursera offers Financial Aid for learners who cannot afford to pay for courses they would benefit from. Learners with Financial Aid in a course will be able to access all of the course content and complete all work required to earn a Course Certificate. Please refer to details on: https://learner.coursera.help/hc/en-us/articles/209819033-Apply-for-Financial-Aid