Learning Analytics

Learning Analytics Hackathon


Event Date & Time

  • November 2, 2019
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 3, 2019
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

Have you ever wanted to explore the UBC Course Calendar data? Did you know that Canvas has an API that allows you to access and explore your learning data with code? Please join us for the UBC Learning Analytics Hackathon November 2 – 3 that seeks to explore ways of using and integrating the Course (more…)

Introduction to the Canvas API for Instructors


Event Date & Time

  • November 7, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Did you know that Canvas has an API (Application Programming Interface) that allows users to interact with Canvas using code? All UBC students, faculty, TAs, and staff are able to access the Canvas API simply by virtue of having a Canvas account.  In this workshop, instructors will learn how to access the Canvas API and (more…)

Introduction to Learning Analytics for Instructors


Event Date & Time

  • December 3, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Instructors strive to create effective learning spaces and opportunities where students engage with course content, participate in course activities, connect with their peers, and are invested in learning. Using course data to evaluate and improve learning is a key aspect of learning analytics and can be a useful evidence-based approach for helping instructors succeed in (more…)