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Supporting the learning of undergraduates can be extremely rewarding, and an effective way for you to develop and refine your own communication and interpersonal skills.


If you apply to be a teaching assistant or demonstrator (keep your eyes open for vacancies within your College), if you are successful, HR will directly invite you to attend the necessary training.

Running successful seminars

Apply to be a Teaching Assistant or Demonstrator, get involved with other opportunities to communicate with students such as signing up as a Student Ambassador, and mentor other members of your research group.

If you are interested in being a Teaching Assistant/Demonstrator, speak to your supervisor and look out for opportunities within your College.


As well as the PGR teaching and demonstrating resources via Blackboard, you can also access support and resources from the Swansea Academy of Learning and Teaching.