Units with large classes require a different kind of leadership. When you hand over the teaching to tutors and guest lecturers, the experience is very different, more remote. At the same time, as the unit coordinator you assume the mantle of ‘the expert’ in the topic in a way which the tutors do not – with all the rewards and responsibilities which that implies.
Video produced at Murdoch University by the ALTC ‘Just in time’ project.
The views expressed in this video do not necessarily reflect the views of the Australian Learning & Teaching Council