We are the Centre for Teaching and Learning (Zentrum für Wissenschaftsdidaktik, ZfW) at Ruhr-University Bochum!

What we do

We are the central point of contact for all your questions about teaching and learning.
Our work focuses on e-learning, didactics of higher education and academic writing.
Our goal is to make teaching and learning at our university successful.

Teach successfully

Our support for TEACHERS
Successful planning, implementation and evaluation of teaching - we support you with the latest didactic research. Training, consulting & Co. so that your teaching succeeds!

Learn successfully

Our support for STUDENTS
Reading, writing and learning in your studies - also online; we will teach you what is important in workshops, consulting and the like, so that you can study with motivation and success!

Services in English

Courses and consulting

Of course, we also offer advice on teaching and learning topics in English. Some of our training courses and workshops for teachers and students are regularly held in English. Please feel free to contact us!

English version of our website

Our website is available in German. But there is an easy way for you to translate it to English - or every other language you might need. Therefore, we highly recommend that you use the automatic translation features of your web browser. Browser add-ons are available for both PCs and mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.