Tutor Resources

A series of Tutor Training guides have been written for tutors who are new to tutoring in the Faculty of Business and Economics. These guides are intended to be useful sources of ideas and advice for good tutoring practice, based on sound educational principles and research.

Resource Booklet for Tutors

Resource booklet for tutors

Tutor Training guides

Activities to use in Tutorials

Effective Lecturing

Encouraging Student Participation

Groupwork as a Form of Assessment

Teaching Strategies for New Environments

Teaching International Students

Teaching Strategies

Useful External Resources

Generating Engagement and Participation (Faculty of Economics and Commerce, University of Melbourne)
A unique teaching resource on the web, this site provides footage of real-life small group classes to demonstrate effective questioning strategies and group discussion.

Leading Discussions (Derek Bok Centre, Harvard University)
This comprehensive guide to leading discussions provides practical advice on preparing for class including tips on using questions.