What is University Teaching at WVU like?
The Certificate in University Teaching is a fifteen credit hour program for graduate students. It includes:
- Mentored teaching experience
- Syllabus development
- Instructional design for a diverse set of students
- Implementation of instructional theory and techniques
- Development of a teaching portfolio
It helps to prepare graduate students for teaching at the college or university level. In this program, students learn to design and teach courses in their discipline while implementing effective instructional techniques, assessment, and self-reflection.