Teaching & Learning


Postdoctoral introduction to teaching and microteaching 26 Nov & 03 Dec

26 November 2020, 2:00 pm–4:00 pm

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You will experiment with effective teaching methods and put these into practice in this workshop led by the UCL Arena Centre

Event Information

Open to

UCL staff




UCL Arena Centre


Arena Room, 10th Floor
1-19 Torrington Place
United Kingdom

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Thursday 26 November 14:00 - 16:00 - part one

Tuesday 03 December 14:00 - 16:00 - part two

UCL Arena Centre are delivering this session, which is open to postdoctoral staff and early career educators who have attended 'postdoctoral introduction to teaching' or UCL Arena Two, the professional develoment pathway for Lecturers or Teaching Fellows on probation.  

You will experiment with the different methods you have learned in the previous workshop and/or UCL Arena Two.  You will deliver a short teaching session to a small group of your peers and give and receive formative feedback on your practice. 

In these sessions, you will receive further guidance on applying for a Higher Education Academy Fellowship.  

This workshop will:

  • evaluate your teaching practice, and;
  • enable you to give and receive constructive and supportive feedback on your teaching practice

This session is in two parts, you are registering for both. 

Thursday 26 November 14:00 - 16:00

Tuesday 03 December 14:00 - 16:00 


After attending this session you will

  • have developed confidence in your teaching practice 
  • undestand how to give, receive and act on feedback 

Who should attend

You should attend if you are a postdoc or early career educator at UCL, who wants to develop your teaching.  

You may also find the session on 'An introduction to teaching for Postdoctoral Researchers' beneficial. Search for it in our events calendar to view the latest available dates.