UCD Teaching & Learning

UCD Teaching and Learning provide this 5 ECTS elective module for tutors, demonstrators, teaching assistants and others who support the teaching of accredited modules at UCD. It has been designed specifically for this cohort, to support them in their teaching practice.


Participants undertaking this UCD Level 4 (Masters) module are expected to be able to review educational literature in the field of teaching and learning, reflect on their teaching practice in the classroom, and explore strategies to enhance the student learning experience.

Please note this is an in-service teaching development module. Module participants MUST have a minimum of 12 contact hours tutoring/demonstrating in the academic year in which they undertake this module. As part of the assessment requirement for this module, you must submit a teaching practice journal including a verified record of tutoring/demonstrating hours completed. 

In a new system upgrade for the academic year 2020-21, graduate research students will register for their taught modules online. The registration procedure can be found here.

UTL40230 Intro to University Teaching & Learning for Tutors, Demonstrators, and TAs