This course introduces fundamental principles in teaching and learning for graduate students in the event that they choose a career in academia. In addition, this course acculturates students to the practices and culture of Sabanci University. Through a series of workshops, graduate students will learn about best practices and ethical considerations in teaching and learning, and how to apply them to the current student population at Sabanci University. Students will also learn about research methods. Once students have participated in this series of workshops, they will help out with one or more courses offered at the University, which will allow them to apply the principles learned in the workshop.