The university of the west indies at saint augustine


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Faculty Cafe

Come check out our Faculty Cafe where educators can learn from each other’s experiences, discover new strategies for enhancing student learning, and stay updated on the latest trends and developments in education.


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Teaching Awards

Step into the spotlight and celebrate excellence in teaching at the UWI/ Guardian Group Teaching Awards ceremony. Join us to honor outstanding educators who inspire and empower.

Online and Blending Teaching at the UWI

The University of the West Indies (The UWI) is unwavering in its commitment to providing high-quality teaching and learning experiences. To ensure this, The UWI has established several policies, including The Policy on Quality Assurance of Online and Blended Courses and Programmes at The UWI, The UWI Global Online Policy, and The UWI Multi-Campus Teaching and Learning Initiative (MCTLI) Policy.


Teaching Modalities

Teaching modalities encompass the diverse methods and formats through which educational content is delivered. The definitions below highlight the modality at two crucial levels in the UWI context: programme and course. The modalities take into account three fundamental parameters, including instructional delivery mode, time, and flexibility.


For additional information on teaching modalities, please see E-learning definitions    

Course Modalities Definitions