Lecturer Training Programme

The programme aims at strengthening the participants' educational and pedagogical skills. The programme is mandatory for newly appointed assistant professors at SDU. Postdocs have the opportunity to participate in agreement with the Head of Department. The Lecturer Training Programme is also offered to associate or full professors who do not have any university training education.

The Lecturer Training Programme runs over two semesters, requires approx. 270 hours of work by the participant (10 ECTS) and consists of the following elements:

  • Course part
    • Introductory meeting, one residential course (three days),  e-learning activities, and open courses corresponding to 1 1/4 ECTS.
  • Individual supervision (approximately 20-25 hours per participant, incl. prior and subsequent discussions)
  • Collegial supervision (approximately 10 hours per participant, incl. subsequent discussion)
  • Developmental project
  • E-learning project
  • Teaching Portfolio incl. a concluding portfolio discussion with external and internal supervisor

The Lecturer Training Programme starts up in December and June each year. Deadline for registration is 15 October and 15 April, respectively.

General information about the structure and content of The Lecturer Training Programme is located under "Programme Syllabus" in the top "burger" menu to the right. Specific dates of introductory meeting, residential courses, and poster session in the individual programmes can be found under the headline of each programme – also in the "burger menu".

For questions on practical issues, please contact Centre for Teaching and Learning: secretary Anne Grete Petersen, agpetersen@sdu.dk. For questions on the content of the Lecturer Training Programme, contact course leader, Rie Troelsen, riet@sdu.dk