Upcoming Events

November 26, 2014

Connect, Camtasia, Copyrights and Course Reserves Drop-In

Connect Institute

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Fraser River Room (Room 2.27)

Are you struggling with a particular feature(s) of Connect, want a quick recap or just need to discuss the structure of your course materials?  Do you have questions about copyright or need help creating your course reserves lists? Do you want some help getting started with using Camtasia?  If yes, come to the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology's weekly Wednesday afternoon drop-in - talk to the specialists and get one-on-one assistance with your Connect course!

Please note that these clinics are not a substitute for the Connect Institute workshops and other Connect sessions.

Available Spaces: 15 / 15

Elizabeth Kenny McCann Nursing Education Forum

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Community of Practice (CoP)

12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Sage Bistro, University Centre

Join us at the 2014 EKM Nursing Education Forum to explore some contemporary issues in nursing education. We will be exploring some of the latest trends in SoTL (including changes in the UBC learning and teaching ecosystem, the role of clinical simulation, learning design for the a new BSN curriculum, how to kick-off your own small-scale educational research projects, and publishing in the SoTL field. A buffet lunch will be provided

Available Spaces: 23 / 40

November 27, 2014

DIY Media Learning Community

DIY Media

10:00 am - 11:30 am
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Seminar (Room 2.22 A/B)

The DIY Media Learning Community is a collection of UBC people (designers, media specialists, instructors, students, and other DIYers) who are creating or supporting the creation of DIY media. Do it yourself (DIY) is a term that describes a method of creating, modifying, or repairing something yourself.  Our community facilitates sharing and learning from each other.  Everyone is welcome!

Available Spaces: 11 / 15

WordPress and Wiki Clinic

Teaching and Learning Technologies

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Fraser River Room (Room 2.27)

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress for Teaching and Learning or Administrative purposes. Participants should come prepared with a list of questions specific to their sites when attending this session. Specialists at the clinic will assist you in addressing and resoling those questions.

Available Spaces: 11 / 12

December 3, 2014

Connect, Camtasia, Copyrights and Course Reserves Drop-In

Connect Institute

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Fraser River Room (Room 2.27)

Are you struggling with a particular feature(s) of Connect, want a quick recap or just need to discuss the structure of your course materials?  Do you have questions about copyright or need help creating your course reserves lists? Do you want some help getting started with using Camtasia?  If yes, come to the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology's weekly Wednesday afternoon drop-in - talk to the specialists and get one-on-one assistance with your Connect course!

Please note that these clinics are not a substitute for the Connect Institute workshops and other Connect sessions.

Available Spaces: 15 / 15

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Community of Practice

Community of Practice

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Chilcotin Room 256

Assessment Strategies: Current research and best practices

In this session we will discuss assessment strategies, best practices and evidence. What are some alternative strategies in use, are they effective, and how can student centred and flexible learning be a part of the assessment process? We will also examine some of the resources available to support faculty in their design of assessment strategies, as well as getting members to share their own ideas and strategies they have used and found most effective.

Available Spaces: 8 / 20

December 4, 2014

WordPress and Wiki Clinic

Teaching and Learning Technologies

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Room 184

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress for Teaching and Learning or Administrative purposes. Participants should come prepared with a list of questions specific to their sites when attending this session. Specialists at the clinic will assist you in addressing and resoling those questions.

Available Spaces: 12 / 12

December 6, 2014

December Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop (for Graduate Students Only)

Graduate Student Instructional Skills Workshop

December 6, 2014 - December 13, 2014; 8:15 am - 5:00 pm
NOTE: This event occurs on non-consecutive days and/or locations. See the event description for details.
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Seminar (Room 2.22 A/B)

December 8, 2014

Course Design Intensive

Course Design Intensive

December 8, 2014 - December 12, 2014; 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
NOTE: This event occurs on non-consecutive days and/or locations. See the event description for details.
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Seminar (Room 2.22 A/B)

As a participant in the CTLT and Partners Course Design Intensive, you will work in a supportive atmosphere, both individually and collaboratively on a course you teach or are planning to teach. You must have a course that you would like to design or re-design, regardless of the mode (face-to-face, online, or mixed-mode). You will be asked to bring any existing course documents and materials with you to the Intensive.