Melbourne Teaching Certificate

Overview

Melbourne Teaching Certificate (MTC)

The Melbourne Teaching Certificate (MTC) is a professional development program for University of Melbourne and affiliated staff with teaching-related responsibilities. It is a cohort-based program completed across one semester comprising two face-to-face seminars, a written assignment and a presentation.

This program is suitable for new and experienced, contract and continuing staff of the University of Melbourne; from sessional teachers, graduate researchers and other staff conducting teaching- related activities through to professors. It is also recommended for staff who are not currently able to commit to the full Graduate Certificate in University Teaching ,but who are looking for a structured professional development program in university teaching.

Suitable for: Academic or professional staff with some teaching experience

Availability: one day intensive, one optional consultation session and one half-day final forum delivered in each semester

Graduate researchers: please refer to the Teaching Skills for Graduate Researchers (TSGR) program page.

One day introduction to teaching at Melbourne: please see the Teaching @ Melbourne program for a single day introduction program

INTENDED LEARNING OUTCOMES

At the completion of the Melbourne Teaching Certificate, participants should:

  • Demonstrate theoretical and practical ideas and strategies for enhancing learning and teaching;
  • Collaborate with colleagues from diverse academic and teaching backgrounds;
  • Critically discuss challenges experienced in their particular teaching contexts;
  • Acquire an appreciation of the scholarly underpinnings of learning and teaching practice in higher education;
  • Gain insights into the particular teaching environment of the University of Melbourne.

Fee and entry requirements

Participants must have teaching responsibilities at the University of Melbourne in the semester in which they undertake the program.

There are no fees and no direct charges to departments, schools or faculties as this program is provided by the University of Melbourne as a service to its staff.

Program schedule and registration

The program is offered in semesters 1 and 2, with two start dates in each semester. Participants only need to participate in one offering or group.

Please register by clicking on the 'Register' link associated with your preferred group/start date. Note that by registering for a particular group you are acknowledging that you will attend both the class and forum components listed for that group.

  • Group A (semester 1)

    GROUP A: MELBOURNE TEACHING CERTIFICATE

    DateTimeVenueRegistration
    21 February 20189:30am - 4:00pmOld Quad-G18 (Cussonia Court Room 2) MapRegistration is now closed

    GROUP A FORUM:

    DateTimeVenue

    15 June 2018

    9:30am - 1:00pmAlice Hoy-330 Map
  • Group B (semester 1)

    GROUP B: MELBOURNE TEACHING CERTIFICATE

    DateTmeVenueRegistration
    27 February 20189:30am - 4:00pmBaillieu Grd Floor Dulcie Hollyock Room (40) - MapRegister Online

    GROUP B: FORUM

    DateTimeVenue
    19 June 20189:30am - 1:00pmAlice Hoy-330 Map
  • Group C (semester 2)

    GROUP C: MELBOURNE TEACHING CERTIFICATE

    DateTimeVenueVenue
    13 July 20189:30am - 4:00pmAlice Hoy-330 MapRegister Online

    GROUP C: FORUM

    DateTimeVenue
    02 November 20189:30am - 1:00pmAlice Hoy-330 Map
  • Group D (semester 2)

    GROUP D: MELBOURNE TEACHING CERTIFICATE

    DateTimeVenueRegistration
    17 July 20189:30am - 4:00pmAlice Hoy-330 MapRegiter Online

    GROUP D:FORUM

    DateTimeVenue
    09 November 20189:30am - 1:00pmAlice Hoy-330 Map

More information

For queries regarding this program please contact the Program Coordinator:

Dr Chi Baik
E: cbaik@unimelb.edu.au
T: +61 3 83444212

For assistance with registrations, please contact:

Ms Aminata Doumbia
E: adoumbia@unimelb.edu.au
T: +61 3 8344 5355