Graduate Seminar in University Teaching (Engineering) | GPTK711


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.
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 led by Farrah Fayyaz.

Additional Information

Participants receive a certificate upon successful completion of ALL requirements.


Event details

Workshop location

Sir George Williams

Start date

Wednesday, August 23, 2023

End date

Tuesday, August 29, 2023

Workshop days

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Monday and Tuesday


From 09:30 to 16:30


Farrah Fayyaz


16 / 32

Additional details

All dates are mandatory: 1) Wednesday, August 23 (9:30 AM - 4:30 PM) 2) Thursday, August 24 (9:30 AM - 4:30 PM) 3) Friday, August 25 (9:30 AM - 4:30 PM) 4) Monday, August 28 (9:30 AM - 4:30 PM) 5) Tuesday, August 29 (9:30 AM - 4:30 PM). All GradProSkills workshops are free but please note that non-attendance may be subject to a $25 non-attendance fee.

Registration deadline

Friday, August 18, 2023

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