Professional Development for Faculty

A collection of professional development opportunities and events for Faculty, including the Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop, the Course Design Intensive, as well as the New Faculty Orientation.

DIY Media Support Session – July 26 2017


Event Date & Time

  • July 26, 2017
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Are you working on an educational media project?  Are you planning to produce media content for your course but don’t know how to start? UBC Studios is offering a support session where professional media specialists can provide answers to your media production questions.  If you are wondering where to start on a media production, what (more…)

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – August 2017


Event Date & Time

  • August 22, 2017 - August 24, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Please note that the dates of this event are August 22, 23, 24 2017.  To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Workshop Overview: This 3-day workshop, which focuses on teaching groups of students, is designed to enhance the teaching effectiveness of both new and experienced educators. In a supportive atmosphere, you (more…)

DIY Media Support Session – August 30 2017


Event Date & Time

  • August 30, 2017
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Are you working on an educational media project?  Are you planning to produce media content for your course but don’t know how to start? UBC Studios is offering a support session where professional media specialists can provide answers to your media production questions.  If you are wondering where to start on a media production, what (more…)

Welcome to UBC FACULTY Orientation


Event Date & Time

  • August 31, 2017
    12:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Jointly presented by the Department of Human Resources and the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT), this event is designed to help new faculty members to: Understand UBC’s vision, organizational structure and current initiatives; Hear first-hand from colleagues about how to have a successful transition and first year; Navigate effectively through UBC’s resources and (more…)

DIY Media Support Session – September 27 2017


Event Date & Time

  • September 27, 2017
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Are you working on an educational media project?  Are you planning to produce media content for your course but don’t know how to start? UBC Studios is offering a support session where professional media specialists can provide answers to your media production questions.  If you are wondering where to start on a media production, what (more…)

DIY Media Support Session – October 25 2017


Event Date & Time

  • October 25, 2017
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Are you working on an educational media project?  Are you planning to produce media content for your course but don’t know how to start? UBC Studios is offering a support session where professional media specialists can provide answers to your media production questions.  If you are wondering where to start on a media production, what (more…)

Course Design Intensive – Fall 2017


Event Date & Time

  • November 6, 2017
    8:45 am - 4:30 pm
  • November 8, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • November 10, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

The Course Design Intensive (CDI) is a 3-day workshop in which participants work, individually and collaboratively, to design or re-design a course they are (or will be) teaching. Throughout the workshop, participants will acquire a broadened understanding of course design concepts, and will gain skills and tools they can apply to their own course. The (more…)

DIY Media Support Session – November 29 2017


Event Date & Time

  • November 29, 2017
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Are you working on an educational media project?  Are you planning to produce media content for your course but don’t know how to start? UBC Studios is offering a support session where professional media specialists can provide answers to your media production questions.  If you are wondering where to start on a media production, what (more…)

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – December 2017


Event Date & Time

  • December 12, 2017 - December 14, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Please note that the dates of this event are December 12, 13, 14 2017.  To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Workshop Overview: This 3-day workshop, which focuses on teaching groups of students, is designed to enhance the teaching effectiveness of both new and experienced educators. In a supportive atmosphere, you will (more…)

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – July 2018


Event Date & Time

  • December 12, 2017 - December 14, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Please note that the dates of this event are July 17, 18, 19 2017.  To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Workshop Overview: This 3-day workshop, which focuses on teaching groups of students, is designed to enhance the teaching effectiveness of both new and experienced educators. In a supportive atmosphere, you will (more…)