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Course Description, Learning Outcomes, and Requirements.

Course description and Requirements

All students will be enrolled in the parent course, X371 Internship in Chemical Instruction. This course will require that you work through six modules, submit short assignments, and engage in discussion about what you have learned with your fellow UTINs.

In addition, you will be expected to work up to 6 hours per week for the instructor of your chosen class. Your duties will vary depending on the instructor, and a summary for each class can be found in the UTIN Handbook.


  • Module 1 - Why and How to Serve as a UTIN.
  • Module 2 - Positive First Impressions.
  • Module 3 - Diversity and Inclusion.
  • Module 4 - How Learning Works.
  • Module 5 - Professionalism.
  • Module 6 - Active Learning.

Learning Outcomes

  • There are individual learning outcomes associated with each module. Overall the aim of this course is to help you develop a solid appreciation of the responsibilities associated with teaching, and to give you the opportunity to develop important communication and organization skills.