Online Teacher Training Course: Becoming A University Professor

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Online Teacher Training Course: Becoming A University Professor

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Luis E. LacoutureAdjunct Professor, Villanova Univ. Graduate School Business

Luis E.  Lacouture - R Upskill Training Instructor Profile Image Luis E. Lacouture

Share your experience, knowledge & expertise in a live classroom to make a difference in the quality of someone's life!

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5 hours 30 mins

English

video

Certificate on completion

Online, On-demand learning

Access on any device

12 modules

What you learn

What an Adjunct University Professor is and why they are important to universities

How to describe the World of Academia in Higher Education

Explain why teaching and sharing knowledge is so important

The characteristics & qualifications to become an Adjunct Professor

The importance and necessity of research & extensive study

How to create & develop your “teaching philosophy/style” & “classroom culture”

Explain “who” your students are, how they learn, and how to teach them as Adult Learners

Explain the different types of jobs that exist and in what types of schools

How to get a job as an adjunct university professor, even if you have never taught before

A take on how much money you can make

Explain various types of Teaching approaches, methods, & techniques for LIVE in class instruction.

How to use Technology & Social Media to enhance the learning experience and your adjunct career

Ways to fairly assess/grade your students learning, grade exams and assignments

Respond well to student evaluations; what to expect, how you need to view feedback and take action

Explain & act upon applying the business concept of “Customer Experience” to optimizing your students “Learning Experience”

Explain & act upon the new teaching concept of “Education Purpose Centered Teaching”

Undertake the steps to strengthen your existing adjunct career

Description

Adjunct "part time" university instructors are being hired by universities more than ever before. Adjunct Professors number approximately 1-1.5 million in the US alone. Up to 50 - 85% of university faculty staff are adjuncts - especially in community colleges. Even elite private universities like Georgetown University have more than 50% of their faculty staff as adjuncts.

What is the course about?

  1. Have you ever considered becoming a University Professor? in a live classroom?
  2. Do you have skills and experience that, if shared, can make a difference in someone's life?
  3. This course teaches someone how to become an Adjunct University Professor in a live classroom even if they have never taught before.
  4. The course can also benefit existing Adjunct University Professors who want to enhance their teaching skills & performance.

The course consists of 38 video lectures which include the following:

  • Student testimonials of actual students
  • Funny Movie clips used to emphasize key points
  • Live in-class instruction video clips of Professor Lacouture in action!
  • There are +5 hours of content to complete.
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Modules

LECTURE 1 |Video

Introduction

36 mins

LECTURE 2 |Video

Understanding Higher Education, "Teaching" and Adjunct Professors

57 mins

LECTURE 3 |Video

How to prepare for and get an Adjunct Professor position

36 mins

LECTURE 4 |Video

Understanding who your students are and how they learn

15 mins

LECTURE 5 |Video

Optimal Learning Experience

14 mins

LECTURE 6 |Video

Developing your teaching philosophy

25 mins

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Instructor (1)

Luis E.  Lacouture - R Upskill Training Instructor

Luis E. Lacouture

Adjunct Professor, Villanova Univ. Graduate School Business

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Luis E. Lacouture has been an Adjunct University Professor at the Graduate School of Business at Villanova University since 2011. Luis has taught courses on Emerging Markets/Global Economy, Blue Ocean Strategy, Career Transitions, Employee Engagement/Motivation, and Pharmaceutical Marketing and Advertising.

Luis has worked in the pharmaceutical industry for 25 years and is currently an…

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