Memorial University is committed to providing opportunities for the professional development of its graduate students beyond the knowledge and skills gained within the disciplines. Because graduate students are engaged in teaching and many will pursue an academic career, the Teaching Skills Enhancement Program (TSEP) is designed to provide an introduction to teaching at the undergraduate level.
The program is offered to graduate students over two semesters. The fall semester is delivered in a blended learning format with online content and weekly in-class seminars. During the winter or spring/summer semester, graduate students undertake a teaching apprenticeship and complete a learning portfolio.
The program is free of charge and graduate students who successfully complete the program receive an official transcript notation and a certificate of completion.
The goals of the TSEP are to: