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Course 2b : Supervising Students


  • Course code


  • Programme is for

    Lecturers / (assistant) professors with limited experience in supervising students in their Bachelor or Master assignment

  • Date

    Several times a year

  • Time

    Two half day meetings (mornings);
    Preparation 4 hours

  • Location


  • Trainers

    Charlotte Oude Alink

  • Course materials

    Will be supplied

  • Good to know

    PhD candidates are advised to register for the Taste-of-teaching
    This course is closely related to UTQ competence 2: Teaching and supervising


After this course you can: 

  • describe the complete graduation process and accompanying (different) roles of the supervisor
  • explain the importance of expressing expectations, planning and structured meetings in a graduation process, including the content of the planning and meetings
  • articulate your vision on coaching and can translate it into concrete activities as a coach
  • apply different styles and techniques in coaching of graduate students


Planning of a graduation project, role and style of supervisor, formulation of research proposal, expectations of supervisor and student.


Preparation: collecting relevant material, assignments, reading course material
In course: assignments (both individual and group), discussions, role plays


Not applicable.

Further information
CELT: Centre of Expertise in Learning and Teaching
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