Taught course

Learning and Teaching in Higher Education

Sheffield Hallam University · Education

Entry requirements

The normal entry requirement is a degree with teaching or learning support experience in a higher education setting. If English is not your first language you need an overall IELTS score of 6.5 with 6.5 in reading and 6.5 in writing.

Months of entry


Course content

Suitable for experienced and newly appointed academic staff, this course helps develop an informed, reflective and self-critical approach to learning, teaching and assessment activities at HE level.

Key points
• Develop your teaching, learning and assessment skills as an educator in higher education.
• By completing this course you can claim fellowship of the Higher Education Academy.
• Progress to either a PgDip or MA in Post-Compulsory Education and Training following this course.
• Benefit from the flexibility of part-time study.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months

Course contact details

Faculty of Development and Society
0114 225 5555
0114 225 2430