Pro-D for New Faculty

The CTLT offers program development for faculty members who are new to teaching or new to UBC. The programs are meant to support you in your teaching and learning endeavours, and to provide information on current research on teaching and learning theories and methods.

2021 Teaching Development Program for New Faculty – Preliminary Application

2021 Teaching Development Program for New Faculty – Preliminary Application


Event Date & Time

  • 2021 Teaching Development Program for New Faculty - Preliminary Application
    May 4, 2021 - August 26, 2021
    6:00 am - 9:00 am

Event Description

The Teaching Development Program (TDP) for New Faculty is a 10-month long, faculty development program offered by the CTLT. The TDP for New Faculty runs from August 2021-April 2022 and will help participants build a foundation for their teaching careers by providing a network of support around teaching and learning. The intended audience is faculty (more…)

Shaping Our Future: Blended Learning from a Different Lens

Shaping Our Future: Blended Learning from a Different Lens


Event Date & Time

  • May 19, 2021
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

With the transition to online teaching in the Spring 2020, many UBC faculty members faced the challenge of converting their course to remote teaching and online teaching. This transition created a need for specific training to assist the faculty and instructors in their online journey, to make sense of a new learning environment that had (more…)

Course Design Intensive – June 2021


Event Date & Time

  • June 1, 2021
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 3, 2021
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • June 8, 2021
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

The Course Design Intensive (CDI) is an intensive program 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…)

Blending Across Modalities: Teaching in Blended and Hybrid Learning Environments 


Event Date & Time

  • Synchronous Session 1
    June 16, 2021
    10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Synchronous Session 2
    June 18, 2021
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Description

As we consider the potential return to the in-person classroom in fall 2021, we face the challenge of planning for this uncertain environment. How can we design online and blended options to give students flexibility in how they attend the course?  Which online and blended strategies and approaches from the last year do we want to continue using?    Join us on June 14th for the one-week short course, Blending Across Modalities (BAM). During the course we will address these questions and explore strategies and (more…)

Journey into Course Design – July 2021


Event Date & Time

  • July 14, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • July 21, 2021
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Keen to learn about learner-centred course design? Have a course or module to design and you’re not sure where to start? Interested in integrating learner-centred strategies into your design? Want to explore assessment and instructional strategies at the course level? In this engaging two-part workshop, you will journey through three stages of course design: reflecting (more…)