PhD Courses in Denmark

The Basics of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education for PhD Students

PhD School at the Faculty of Humanities at University of Copenhagen

The aim of the course is that the participants learn to plan, facilitate and evaluate learning centered teaching and develop their presentation skills and reflective awareness of their own practice of teaching. During the course, the participants will meet different approaches to university teaching: research based teaching, constructive alignment, student engaging lectures as well as formative and summative assessment. The participants will be asked to plan and perform a teaching session, on which peers and teachers will provide feedback.

Time and dates:

26 September 2022, 9.00 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.
27 September 2022, 9.00 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.
28 September 2022, 9.00 a.m. – 12.00 noon (online)

12 October 2022, 9.00 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.
13 October 2022, 9.00 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.
14 October 2022, 9.00 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.

ECTS: 3.

Max. number of participants: 20.

Registration: Please register via the link in the box no later than 9 September 2022. Registraion is closed. Waiting list.

Course requirements, programme, and preparation: Information about course requirements, programme, and preparation (including a reading list) will be sent to the participants via email.

Further information: For more information, please contact the PhD Administration ( or the course organiser Lis Lak Risager, Special Consultant, TEACH, email:

This course will be offered in Danish in the spring 2023.