Becoming a Student Assistant: Teaching and Mentoring

Ine Noben, University of Groningen

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Student assistants are valuable staff members at the University of Groningen. Currently, over 700 students take up teaching duties, support role functions, governing positions, and many other responsibilities.

But, how to prepare for a job as a student assistant? What is professional behaviour? How to deal with challenging situations in the classroom? How to support first year students? These and other questions will be covered in this course.

This course is designed for anyone with a passion for higher education. The course is specifically tailored to the needs of students and employees, who are involved in teaching, support and participation in governing bodies of higher education institutions.

Dates:
  • 14 August 2017
  • 17 April 2017
  • 14 November 2016
  • 15 August 2016
  • 18 April 2016
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  • Language: English Gb

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