Online Induction for Sessional Teachers (OIST)

For all graduate researchers and staff


Will you be tutoring in 2018? Get off to a flying start with OIST: The Online Induction for Sessional Teachers (OIST) is a self-guided, interactive online course for sessional teachers at the University of Melbourne. It explores educational theory including principles of small group teaching, strategies for student engagement, feedback, encouraging active learning and self-evaluation techniques, and includes a final task of critiquing a filmed tutorial.

Upon successful completion of OIST, participants receive a certificate and they may like to consider taking the Advanced Skills for Sessional Teachers program, or the Melbourne Teaching Certificate.

This online course is available 24/7 once you have registered.