Course Design seminar

Designing Your Own Course (16:186:856) was created to help students design and develop materials for a course which they might someday teach.

Topics to be covered include:

  • establishing learning goals
  • lecturing
  • class discussions
  • active learning
  • assignment design
  • assessment
  • setting course policies

This seminar:

  • is 0-credits
  • graded satisfactory/unsatisfactory
  • will appear on your transcript
  • will not incur additional fees

Class meets the first twelve weeks of the semester on Wednesdays from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on the College Avenue Campus.

Prerequisites: 

  • open to doctoral students only
  • at least two semesters of college teaching experience at Rutgers
  • OR
  • have taken  Introduction to College Teaching (16:186:855)

To request a special permission number, contact the TA Project with your name and RUID.