New to Teaching

The University and the Faculty of Arts offer several options for training and support for casual academics and new convenors.

Visit Teche for all Professional Learning for Teaching programs, workshops and resources.

Unit Convenors

Vade Mecum for Unit Convenors  (iLearn unit) provides a comprehensive online guide and resource for new and experienced Unit Convenors.

This guide provides important administration and learning and teaching resources that support the role of the Unit Convenor in the Faculty of Arts.

Along with this online resource, Arts L&T team provides one on one induction. Email artslandt@mq.edu.au to organise an induction /refresher session.

Info Pack for new unit convenors (PDF): Please download for information containing all aspects of being a convenor at the Faculty.

Casual Academic Staff

Beginning to Teach: This new 12-hour program, commencing on 17 August, is designed to develop the teaching capability of those with limited or no experience of teaching

Teaching Online: a program for all Tutors and Sessional Staff for teaching online.

New Tutor Induction: If you are a new tutor in the Faculty, please email artslandt@mq.edu.au to access this page.

The Arts L&T team also provide ad-hoc induction sessions for new casual academic staff. Email artslandt@mq.edu.au to register your interest in attending an induction session.