Events

FHIS/CENES Instructional Skills Workshop for Graduate Students


Event Date & Time

  • October 1, 2017
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • October 21, 2017
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

This 2-day workshop (plus classroom observation) is only open to graduate students and TAs in the departments of FHIS and CENES. The workshop consists of teaching practice, theory application, and topical sessions specifically relevant to Teaching Assistants and Graduate Students in language departments.  During the workshop you will teach 2 short lessons and receive feedback (more…)

Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – October 2 2017

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • October 2, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Event Description

In this session, you will learn the basics, plus some helpful tips to save you time while setting up your course in Canvas. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication, content creation and organization, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions). This workshop is an introduction to Canvas for new users. ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

Motivation and Context (Exploring Indigenous Perspectives in Teaching Practice and Learning Design: Part 1)


Event Date & Time

  • October 3, 2017
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Exploring Indigenous Perspectives in Teaching Practice and Learning Design A three-part workshop series designed for anyone who is interested in integrating Indigenous content into a course they are developing. Participants are strongly encouraged to register for the entire series. Exploring Indigenous Perspectives in Teaching Practice and Learning Design builds off of aspects of the day-long (more…)

Instructional Design Community of Practice


Event Date & Time

  • October 4, 2017
    1:45 pm - 3:45 pm

Event Description

The ID CoP is a place where like-minded practitioners can come to connect with other Instructional/Learning/Course Designers at UBC, share ideas about integrating technology into learning environments, discuss hot topics and research, explore different platforms and trade examples such as problem-based learning, active learning, case scenarios, peer assessments and other learning modalities. (more…)

Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – October 5 2017

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • October 5, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Event Description

In this session, you will learn the basics, plus some helpful tips to save you time while setting up your course in Canvas. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication, content creation and organization, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions). This workshop is an introduction to Canvas for new users. ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

TLEF Proposal Development Drop-In Sessions – October 5 2017

Series: TLEF


Event Date & Time

  • October 5, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Beginning in September, CTLT and Faculty support units will be hosting a series of drop-in sessions to help applicants in the development of their Large and Small TLEF Project proposals. Applicants can drop in to any of these sessions to talk about their project ideas and to receive feedback and advice on topics such as (more…)

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – October 5 2017


Event Date & Time

  • October 5, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress and Wiki 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 resolving those (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – October 7, 8, 14 2017


Event Date & Time

  • October 7, 2017
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • October 8, 2017
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • October 14, 2017
    8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday August 14th at 9am PST and closes on Friday August 18th at 4:30pm. Click “Register Now” to register for the WAITLIST only. If you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office within 10 business days. *** Please note that the dates of (more…)

DIY Media Workshops: Adding Interactivity to Video with H5P


Event Date & Time

  • October 10, 2017
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Are you looking to add some interaction to your video learning resources?  This hands on session will present an overview of how to add interactive questions (multiple choice, multiple choice, missing words etc) to existing video content using h5p (https://h5p.org/). Participants should bring a laptop, register for a free account on the h5p site and (more…)

Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – October 11 2017

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • October 11, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Event Description

In this session, you will learn the basics, plus some helpful tips to save you time while setting up your course in Canvas. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication, content creation and organization, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions). This workshop is an introduction to Canvas for new users. ⚒ Hands-on Session Type