University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Academic Practice

The programme helps students develop practices in critical reflection and judgement that they can apply in relation to their own teaching.

Entry requirements

Applicants normally hold an academic position at the University of Glasgow and are required to undertake some teaching duties in order to successfully complete the programme. Applications from individuals in other higher education institutions are considered, subject to the availability.

Course modules

Students take 2 core courses (which from the tsc) and 2 optional courses; core courses; learning and teaching in higher education; developing effictive supervision practices. Optional courses: course and curriculum design; evaluation of teaching practice; principles of assessment and feedback; research supervisions; teaching methodologies including, lecturing, small group work and online learning.

Assessment methods

Students are assessed through reflective and evidence-based case studies on elements of current practice.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time £ 891 per Credit module (home fees) 24 months
PgCert Part-time £ 891 per Credit module (EU fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

Key information

Learning and Teaching Centre