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Taste of teaching


  • Course code

    TA 2021/2022

  • Programme is for


  • ECTS

    2 EC

  • Date

    Several times a year

  • Time

    4 sessions of 3 hours

  • Location

    Face to face (if we are no longer allowed to offer the training face to face due to the covid rules we will offer the training online).

  • Maximum participants


  • Trainers

    Marike ter Maat, Marleen van Grunsven, Chantal Scholten, Eva Blokhuis & Tessa Kuijk

  • Course materials

    You will get access to a Canvas site offering all the necessary content in a modular setting

  • Requirements

    Not applicable


The participant will be able to..

…formulate a vision on education;

…use a lesson plan to prepare, perform an activating (online) lesson, and reflect on it;

…prepare, perform a tutorial/ practicum and reflect on it;

… prepare, perform a (online) meeting  with individual students/ small groups and reflect on it.


During the training you will practice the most common tasks of a teacher:

-          Preparing lessons, tutorials, practicums en individual meetings

-          Performing lessons, tutorials, practicums en individual meetings

-          Justify the way you’ve of acting and reflect on it.


Preparation: assignments, reading course material.

In course: assignments (both individual and group), discussions.

Further information

In order to be eligible for the certificate you need to hand in all the assignments on Canvas and participate in (all of the) the online sessions. For more information you can contact 

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*This course is fully booked, if you register now, you will be placed on the waiting list and you will be enrolled if a place becomes available.