Integrated Science 650: College Science Teaching

Course Number: INTEGSCI 650

Credits: 1

Fulfills Requirements: 

  • Grad 50% – Counts toward 50% graduate coursework requirements


  • Consent of instructor

Instructor: Cara Theisen, PhD

Covers the fundamentals of learning theory and practical strategies for teaching science courses, while also developing community around this shared experience. The cohort will work together to learn the core themes of scientific teaching (active learning, assessment, and diversity) in theory so that they can make informed decisions about their teaching in the future. This course is required for Scientific Teaching Fellows program participants.


Cara Theisen

Credentials: Ph.D.

Position title: Director of Professional Development in Teaching & Learning