A survey and discussion of topics pertinent to graduate students who ar first-time teaching assistants, including teaching responsibilities and policies, effective techniques of lecturing and leading discussions, composing and grading quizzes and exams, cultural diversity, time management, and development of a teaching portfolio. All teaching assistants in the College of Life Sciences must take a 701 TA training course in one of the departments.
Average rating: 4.00
Average GPA: 2.67 between 221 students
"W"s are considered to be 0.0 quality points. "Other" grades are not factored into the average GPA calculation.