About us

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Who we are

[/vc_column_text][dt_gap height=”30″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]The Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL) is dedicated to providing the teaching staff of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia with guidance, resources and support needed to ensure that the highest quality of teaching and learning takes place throughout the University. Through individual, group, and campus-wide structured and non-structured programs, CTL keeps the teaching staff abreast of pedagogical developments in and outside the classroom, maintains and provides useful resources on teaching and learning and supports teaching staff in enhancing their teaching.

CTL also provides training and learning support programmes to students to promote academic excellence and to facilitate the development of generic skills to assist the University in producing competent, creative and versatile professionals.[/vc_column_text][dt_gap height=”30″][dt_gap height=”20″][vc_column_text]

OUR MISSION

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OUR GOALS

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[dt_list_item image=””]To design and deliver training programmes to facilitate the acquisition and mastery of basic as well as higher level skills in T&L at higher education among teaching staff.[/dt_list_item]

[dt_list_item image=””]To provide assistance and services to academic staff to promote the optimal use of technology in T&L.[/dt_list_item]

[dt_list_item image=””]To assist the University in formulating and revising T&L policies.[/dt_list_item]

[dt_list_item image=””]To lead and promote research on a wide range of issues related to T&L.[/dt_list_item]

[dt_list_item image=””]To provide training and learning support programmes to students to promote academic excellence and facilitate the development of generic skills.[/dt_list_item]

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Our Units & Roles

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  • Providing academic staffs with technical training, enabling them to enhance their knowledge and skills in T&L interactive digital design and development especially for e-learning and stand-alone learning purposes in their respective fields.
  • Creating digital interactive teaching materials out of materials designed by academic staffs.
  • Facilitates the improvement of developed interactive digital T&L materials in terms of quality and suitability.
  • Creating digital interactive teaching materials out of materials designed by academic staffs.
  • Providing technical expertise and consultation in teaching design to academic staff who are interested in developing interactive digital T&L materials on their own.
  • Providing interactive digital based help-desk assistance for academic staff that need it.
  • Carry out research that may enhance the quality and effectiveness T&L by optimizing the usage of latest technology.

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  • Training of pedagogical and andragogical methods in T&L.
  • CAssessment and CQI of T&L.
  • Strategic and operational T&L initiatives in tandem with the requirements and setting of New Academia.
  • SOTL – oriented research and publication.
  • Consultation and services in pedagogy and andragogy related areas.

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