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Cambridge Centre for Teaching and Learning

 

These pages contain information about teaching development programmes and the University’s development programme for University lecturers with probationary appointments.  For short courses, visit our Training and guidance pages.  

Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

The University is now offering a new Postgraduate Certificate designed to develop enquiry-based approaches to engaging with educational challenges and enhancing teaching and learning practice.  The course is a collaboration between the Cambridge Centre for Teaching and Learning and the Institute for Continuing Education.

Teaching Associates' Programme (TAP)

This course is aimed at research students and is designed to encourage reflection, discussion, and constructive critique between peers and tutors.  TAP is accredited by the Higher Education Academy (HEA); those who successfully complete the programme are accredited as Associates of the HEA and obtain a nationally recognised form of teaching accreditation.

Pathways to Higher Education Practice (PHEP)

This course provides personal, flexible orientation and professional development for newly-appointed probationary Lecturers.  It is designed to complement existing inductions across the University.

 

 

 

Teaching Associates' Programme (TAP)

The Teaching Associates’ Programme is a flexible, year-long course for researchers (PhD students and early-career postdoctoral staff) who teach. TAP will support you in extending your understanding of teaching and learning in your subject. The course is accredited by the Higher Education Academy and participants who...

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Pathways to Higher Education Practice (PHEP)

PHEP provides personal, flexible orientation and professional development for newly appointed probationary Lecturers. It complements University/Faculty/Departmental/College induction and development. Our ethos: PHEP believes that meaningful professional development should be owned and driven by you. PHEP is designed to...

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Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

The Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education is a collaboration between the Cambridge Centre for Teaching and Learning and the Institute of Continuing Education . Course participants will develop enquiry-based approaches to engaging with educational challenges and contributing to improvements...

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Teaching that Changes Lives: Cambridge academics receive Butler Trust Award

14 March 2017

Two Cambridge academics, Dr Ruth Armstrong and Dr Amy Ludlow, have received a prestigious Butler Trust Award for their innovative ‘Learning Together’ project in which prisoners at HMP Grendon and students at the University of Cambridge study together within the prison. The Butler Trust Awards, established in 1985...

Applications are now open for the Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (2017-18).

8 March 2017

The course is for staff who teach and support learning of Cambridge University students. Taking an enquiry-based approach to exploring challenges in teaching and learning in Cambridge and beyond, the Postgraduate Certificate provides an opportunity to extend your understanding of how students learn extend your repertoire...

CUSU Student Led Teaching Awards 2017

7 February 2017

Nominations are open for the Student Led Teaching Awards (SLTAs), which aim to recognise the exceptional contribution of teaching and non-teaching staff to education at Cambridge. The awards are entirely student-led and are organised by Cambridge University Students’ Union (CUSU). Students are encouraged to nominate an...

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