New to Teaching

Education Services offers a range of resources, programs and courses that will enable you to provide the best possible learning support for our students and thrive during your time at La Trobe.

These resources and programs are suitable for existing staff members and those who have recently joined La Trobe.

How do I get involved?

Foundations of Learning & Teaching Induction

These modules are the starting point of your learning and teaching induction and should be completed by everyone who is new and in a learning-support or teaching roles.

  • Module 1: Our Context, Our Students
    The module introduces you to the key concepts, ideas and strategies that underpin learning and teaching at La Trobe University.
  • Module 2: Introduction to LMS
    This module is also an essential part of your initial induction. In it, you will learn about the Learning Management System (LMS) which is the main platform on which our online material in modules, subjects and courses are built.
  • Module 3: Assessment and Feedback
    This module is optional but highly recommended for new teaching or learning support staff who are involved in the assessment of their students and the provision of feedback.

Enrol now

Where do I go from here?

For information about further professional development go to the Mentoring and Leadership page or contact Karin Moses, Senior Lecturer, Educational Development.