What we do
The Instructional Development Unit, St. Augustine (IDU) was established to enhance the quality of teaching of the University’s lecturers, teaching assistants and tutors. From its inception, the IDU has engaged in a range of professional development activities that seek to provide teaching staff with the requisite pedagogical skills to improve the learning that takes place in their classrooms, as well as strategies for gaining knowledge about trends and developments in learning and teaching in higher education.
Featured Teaching Programmes
Master in Higher Education (MHEd) Tertiary Level Teaching and Learning
The programme is conceptualized as a means of developing professional competence in teaching/learning through the provision of tools and techniques that participants acquire and learn to manipulate to meet immediate teaching and learning needs.
The UWI Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning (CUTL)
The UWI Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning (CUTL) is a four course teaching certification programme that prepares new UWI lecturers to teach in today’s classroom.