Economics & Business

Teaching & Learning Centre EB

Welcome to the page of the Teaching and Learning Centre Economics and Business. On this page you will find tips and information for your education. We have developed, among others, an Active Learning Education Kit to support you as a teacher in your on campus education.

Looking for something else? Then check out the tiles at the bottom of this page for more information by topic. The information on this website is constantly updated and supplemented. If you are missing any topics, please send an email to

Last update: 29 June 2022


Walk-in consultation hour 29 August - 1 September

In the week of 29 August, the TLC EB organises walk-in consultation hours on Monday 29 August to Thursday 1 September from 12:30-13:30.

Hop by at REC E11.06 for all your questions on:

  • The ’22-’23 academic year
  • Active learning in your education
  • Support options
  • and more…
TLC Workshops

In the 2022-2023 academic year, the TLC EB organises 3 recurring workshops:

  • Active learning strategies for facilitating face-to-face courses
  • Diversity and inclusion
  • Canvas introduction

Read more and sign up for the date that suits you here.

TLC Conference: How to make the most out of on-campus teaching>

Wednesday the 11th of May, TLC EB organised a conference on Active Learning: How to make the most out of on-campus teaching? Together with 50+ lecturers and colleagues we listened to Paul Kirschner, Emeritus Professor of Educational Psychology, when he took a deep dive into the concept of active learning, together with Peter van Baalen who explained what role Active Learning is going to play within our faculty. After the plenary part, all went off to the workshops, which were organised around three topics in two rounds: Active Learning; Educational Practices & Live Cases.

Check the aftermovie or download the used materials here.

TLC Central Knowledge Sharing Session

The threshold for students to come to campus is high, even though the COVID ‘19 measures have been lifted. How to motivate your students to get back to campus? In preparation for the new academic year, the network of UvA Teaching & Learning Centres share several insights and ideas from our collective expertise. Get inspired and share your experiences!