Tutoring Program

A practical and useful program for all tutors, focusing on teaching principles, active engagement, practice, peer observation, targeted workshops and the experiences of senior tutors.

Tutoring in Business and Economics is a compulsory program for all new tutors from the Finance, Accounting, Economics, and Management & Marketing departments. Successful completion of all components of the program is required for continued employment as a tutor with the Faculty of Business and Economics.  The program has a developmental emphasis with a core focus on equipping tutors with practical skills and knowledge of effective teaching.

Program Aims

  • Help new tutors to develop knowledge of good practice approaches in teaching and learning in higher education contexts;
  • Provide new tutors with individualized feedback on their teaching and to support them in their development as tutors;
  • Equip new tutors with practical skills on how to enhance student learning and engagement within and outside of the classroom; and
  • Provide a forum for new tutors to share their experiences and to gain practical insights from experienced department tutors.

Contact details

The WCLA is located at Level 6, FBE Building, 111 Barry St Carlton VIC 3053.

New tutors will be contacted by the coordinator with details of the program. If you have any queries, please email: fbe-wcla-tutoring@unimelb.edu.au