CTLO offers several courses on university teaching; all are carefully designed around participant outcomes, grounded in the latest discipline-based educational research, and model effective teaching practices. Please explore our offerings: 

  • 3-unit Course on University STEM Teaching: "Principles of University Teaching and Learning in STEM" has been offered since 2013 and has enrolled over 130 graduate students and numerous postdoctoral and other auditors.
  • ABCs of Course Design: This multi-part short course takes graduate students and postdocs through the course design process, preparing them to launch and teach their own independent classes.
  • Faculty Short Courses: Offered in several formats, short courses for Caltech faculty and instructors provide efficient, productive introductions to course design and other topics in a multi-disciplinary format.