University of Vermont

Department of Animal and Veterinary Sciences (ASCI)



Although there will be some variations in responsibilities, depending on the course, there are some basic TA expectations that could include the following:

  • Grading exams, projects and homework assignments (may require coordinating with Students Services for students who have "special testing needs")
  • Scheduling and administering make-up quizzes
  • Photocopying class materials
  • Preparing and setting-up labs; preparing lab quizzes
  • Scheduling appointments with students
  • Lead study group/review sessions
  • Possibly teach class during the semester
  • Organizing course evaluations at the end of the semester
  • Some courses may also require organizing, attending and possibly driving a vehicle on class trips. (see Section IV for details about driving certification)
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