Senior Teaching Qualification

Contents of STQ

Nederlandse cursussenThe STQ programme is closely aligned with the daily practice of senior lecturers and offers support with contemporary issues. The lecturer’s work environment (supervisor and colleagues) and the context of the work are included in the programme. The objective of the STQ programme is to confirm senior lecturers or potential senior lecturers in the various roles they perform in the field of education. The programme incorprates the various roles senior lecturers play within the organization: visionary, connector, developer, organizer and supervisor. All senior lecturers fulfil these roles – they all have a vision on education; they coordinate parts of the curriculum or groups; they are supervisor to junior lecturers; and they develop new courses. The contents and specific interpretation of these five roles is clarified in the following figure.


The roles of a senior lecturer