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Adjunct Teaching

General Information

How do effective college instructors approach teaching and learning? If you are currently teaching in higher education, or considering taking on that challenge, this course will help you enter the classroom well prepared to inspire learning.

Topics will include:

  • cognition and learning
  • using technology effectively
  • formative and summative assessment
  • identifying your teaching philosophy
  • creating a syllabus
  • working as an instructor

You’ll also increase your knowledge of student learning styles and legal implications in the classroom.

Special Requirements

A master’s degree is required to participate in this program. You must attend all sessions, in-class and online, to receive your certificate.


Register for the Adjunct Teaching Certificate program (if available) and other Teaching and Instruction classes.

Contact Us

Special Programs Building
490 Westhampton Way
Univ. of Richmond, VA 23173
Phone: (804) 289-8133
Fax: (804) 289-8138

Monday-Friday: 8:30am–5pm
Closed for University holidays