GPTK703 - University Teaching Seminar(A)


This seminar series in university teaching will prepare graduate students for an academic teaching career.

The estimated time commitment is 57 hours, including in-class time, readings and assignments. This section takes place over five weekdays from Wednesday, August 17 to Tuesday, August  23, 2022.

For further workshop information, contact the Centre for Teaching & Learning at

Learning Objectives

Having successfully completed this seminar, you will be able to:
  • demonstrate knowledge regarding the theory and practice of university teaching;
  • design and deliver lessons with greater confidence;
  • develop a course syllabus based on a principled approach to course design;
  • articulate your own teaching philosophy in a written statement identifying your approach and perspectives on teaching and learning.

Leaders Information

This workshop is being led by Alina Gutiérez Méjia.

Additional Information

Participants receive a certificate upon successful completion of ALL requirements.

Participant Feedback

By no doubt, GradProSkills' Graduate Seminar in University Teaching paves the way for becoming a successful teacher.
-Rouzbeh Ghouchani, PhD Student, Economics