Teaching @ Sydney

May 2013

New book on university teaching

If you are looking for an up-to-date practical introduction to university teaching from an Australian perspective, then this new book, University Teaching in Focus: A learning-centred approach is hard to go past.

The book "provides a foundational springboard for early career academics preparing to teach in universities. Focusing on four critical areas - teaching, curriculum, students, and quality/leadership - this succinct resource offers university teachers a straightforward approach to facilitating effective student learning" (Routledge). See the publisher's website for more information.

Dr Saranne Weller from the King’s Learning Institute, King’s College London In her review of the book states that "overall this new collection is a valuable addition to the field for those seeking up-to-date introductory readings". Read Dr Weller's full review here.

University Teaching in Focus: A learning-centred approach is priced at $59.95 (members $55.75) from the Co-op Bookshop.