Teaching in Higher Education Certificate for the Creative Disciplines
A Certificate for Teachers and Professionals
If you are current or prospective faculty in creative disciplines such as art, music, theater, media arts, creative writing, dance, and related disciplines who are looking to enhance your teaching or advance your career, this graduate-level Teaching in Higher Education Certificate for the Creative Disciplines has been developed especially to help you:
become a more effective educator
improve your students’ learning and creative development
build your curriculum vitae
network with other educators
develop high-quality teaching materials for didactic and studio courses
incorporate technology to support student learning
How do you get it?
Earn the nine-credit certificate by completing three courses:
Course 2: Innovation, Technology, and Teaching in Higher Education (EPSY 8960, 3 Credits)
Course 3: Teaching Effectively in the Creative Arts (ART 8986, 3 credits)
In the first two courses, you will join colleagues across all disciplines who are completing the original Teaching in Higher Education Certificate. Faculty in the Teaching in the Higher Education certificate for the Creative Disciplines will then focus on the specific needs of creative arts classrooms and studios in Course 3.
Who qualifies for it?
This certificate typically requires participants to possess a Master’s Degree or equivalent education, with occasional exception.