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Teaching and Learning

New Staff

The Centre for Teaching and Learning has a number of strategies available to support all new academic staff, continuing and casual.

Booklet Getting Started in Teaching@SCU

All new staff have access to a copy of Getting Started in Teaching@SCU, a booklet which provides information about the University and the teaching and learning context at SCU.

Getting Started in Teaching @SCU 2017 - PDF
Getting Started in Teaching @SCU 2017 - ePub
Getting Started in Teaching @SCU 2017 - mobi

Support for teaching @SCU

This two-hour hands-on workshop is designed for you as a new teacher at SCU, to familiarise you with the available teaching practice support services. Teaching can be daunting so we've put together a workshop to ease the load.The workshop includes:

1. An introduction to teaching at SCU with opportunities to:

  • engage in discussion about teaching and learning issues
  • participate in hands-on activities
  • network with colleagues from different disciplines

2. Learning resources available prior to the workshop, to familiarise you with the available support services.

3. Access to the Foundations of University Teaching Practice online modules. This program is a new, flexible professional learning opportunity designed to improve your teaching and learning practice, enhance the learning experiences of your students, and fit in your busy career.

Staff register via the Professional Learning Calendar in MyHR. A list of all scheduled programs will appear. Select the program and click Apply.

If you do not have a current MyHR log-in contact josephine.crompton@scu.edu.au to register.

Foundations of University Teaching Practice

This is a new, flexible professional learning opportunity designed to improve your teaching and learning practice, enhance the learning experiences of your students, and fit in your busy career.

All new SCU staff within their first three years of teaching are invited to enrol in the Foundations of University Teaching Practice (FUTP) program offered by the Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL). This program will also be of interest to experienced staff seeking fresh inspiration, particularly in relation to teaching in the online environment.

The next program will be available from the 10 February-26 November, 2017.

For further information visit Foundations of University Teaching Practice.