Graduate Teaching Assistants

Graduate Teaching Assistants

GTA Introduction to Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (GTA ILTHE)

The Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) Introduction to Learning and Teaching in Higher Education is statutory training provided as an introduction for new tutors and demonstrators. This training is a requirement and a once only class for GTAs in the University of Glasgow. It is part of GTA development and will compliment the training that GTAs should receive from their School. 

Please note that this training is only available to registered GTAs within the University of Glasgow.  Please contact your School/Institute if you are unsure of your eligibility.


2017-18 Sessions 

Sessions will be released for enrolment approximately one month in advance and will take place throughout Semester 1, with a limited number scheduled for Semester 2.

All sessions will last for 3 hours: unless noted otherwise, morning sessions will start at 10.00 and afternoon sessions will start at 13.00 and will take place in the Teaching Room, Southpark House, 64 Southpark Avenue.


Enrol onto a session

Thu 18th January 2018, 10.00 - 13.00: enrol here

Tue 13th February 2018, 13.00 - 16.00: enrol here

Wed 21st March 2018, 10.00 - 13.00: enrol here

Tue 10th April 2018, 13.00 -16.00: enrol here


If, after enrolling onto a session, you find you cannot attend, please cancel your booking via Eventbrite in order that your place can be taken up by someone else.

Depending on the time of year, session sizes may vary.  Sessions will not run if there are less than six participants enrolled; you will be notified two days beforehand if this is the case.