Teaching Qualification

Offers of Servicestelle LehreLernen

For all teachers and instructors at Friedrich Schiller University wishing to acquire or advance their teaching skills and competencies, LehreLernen offers a broad range of training programmes for teaching in higher education. Depending on your individual experience in teaching in higher education, on your teaching obligations and on your time budget, you can choose between a broad range of topics and programmes:

  • Certificate Programme Basic: for instructors with none or hardly any teaching experiences as well as for more experienced instructors with none or hardly any knowledge in higher education didactics. The programme lasts for the whole term; during this time, participants should be actively teaching in higher education.
  • Certificate Programme Advanced: for instructors who have already gained teaching experience over a longer period of time and have some knowledge in higher education didactics. The programme is offered each winter term and lasts for the whole term; during this time, participants should be actively teaching in higher education.
  • Certificate Programme Media Competence: for instructors interested in developing digital media teaching concepts and to advance their media competence.
  • Workshops on teaching in higher education: on a broad range of issues concerning teaching in higher education, for example on conceptualizing and planning courses; on innovative teaching methods and formats; on testing and assessing; on developing a teaching philosophy; or on how to deal with difficult situations
  • Short workshops "Time for LehreLernen": two-hour workshops about a certain topic, during lecture time: every first Thursday each month, 9 to 11am.
  • Open office hours: Do you have any questions around teaching in higher education? Do you need the newest didactical input for improving your teaching? Then just come by. You will find us each Thursday from 4 to 6 pm in the premises of the Servicestelle LehreLernen at Carl-Zeiss-Platz 1.

Detailed information on the various teaching qualification programmes can be found on the LehreLernen website.