Teaching methods

Student reading under a tree

The following information relates to communicating to large groups. If you would like information about facilitating groupwork in a two-way exchange, you will find some useful information in the tutoring and demonstrating section.

Lecturing – small changes, big difference (PDF, 466KB)

This comprehensive guide offers an overview of important aspects such as planning and organising lectures, being in touch with your students’ learning processes and designing lecture handouts.

Creating respectful learning environments (PDF, 106KB)

It is important to create motivation for students to learn. Although not everything will be interesting to everyone, creating wide appeal will engage more students more thoroughly.

Teaching in diverse classrooms (PDF, 107KB)

A guide to creating flexible learning processes and environments.

Cooperative learning structures (PDF, 92KB)

A practical description of some cooperative learning structures, helpful for group scenarios.

Evaluating your teaching

Evaluation questionnaires offer a formal method of receiving feedback from students about your teaching. In particular, you may like to find out more about individual teacher evaluation.