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 Drop-In Session – September 30, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • September 30, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

This Session will take place on Zoom. Please register for this event by clicking “Register Now”.  Are you working on a media project? Planning to produce video content for your course but don’t know where to start? UBC Studios is offering a drop-in media support session where professional media specialists are available to provide answers (more…)

ONLINE Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – October/November 2020


Event Date & Time

  • October 5, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • October 19, 2020
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm
  • October 26, 2020
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm
  • November 2, 2020
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm
  • November 9, 2020
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Event Description

To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Synchronous Session Schedule: October 5 10:00 am – 12:00 pm October 19 9:30 am – 3:30 pm Exact time will be communicated by facilitators October 26 9:30 am – 3:30 pm Exact time will be communicated by facilitators November 2 9:30 am – 3:30 (more…)

DIY Media Support Drop-In Session – October 28, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • October 28, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

This Session will take place on Zoom. Please register for this event by clicking “Register Now”.  Are you working on a media project? Planning to produce video content for your course but don’t know where to start? UBC Studios is offering a drop-in media support session where professional media specialists are available to provide answers (more…)

Course Design Intensive – November 2020


Event Date & Time

  • November 17, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 19, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • November 24, 2020
    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…)

ONLINE: Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – December 2020


Event Date & Time

  • November 24, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 7, 2020
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm
  • December 8, 2020
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm
  • December 14, 2020
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm
  • December 15, 2020
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Event Description

To apply, please click “register now” to fill out an application. This event will hosted online.  Workshop Overview: This 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 have a chance to try new teaching approaches and (more…)

DIY Media Support Drop-In Session – November 25, 2020


Event Date & Time

  • November 25, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

This session will take place on Zoom. Please register for this event by clicking “Register Now”.  Are you working on a media project? Planning to produce video content for your course but don’t know where to start? UBC Studios is offering a drop-in media support session where professional media specialists are available to provide answers (more…)

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – February 2021


Event Date & Time

  • February 17, 2021
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • February 16, 2021
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • February 18, 2021
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Event Description

To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Please Note: Adhering to physical distancing and other public health requirements, the Faculty ISW format is subject to change. We will maintain a clear focus on ensuring high-quality online, and when possible, in-person instruction. This approach is based on the current guidelines and direction (more…)

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – May 2021


Event Date & Time

  • May 5, 2021
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • May 6, 2021
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • May 10, 2021
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • May 12, 2021
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Please Note: Adhering to physical distancing and other public health requirements, the Faculty ISW format is subject to change. We will maintain a clear focus on ensuring high-quality online, and when possible, in-person instruction. This approach is based on the current guidelines and direction (more…)

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – July 2021


Event Date & Time

  • July 6, 2021
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • May 7, 2021
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • July 12, 2021
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • May 14, 2021
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Description

To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Please Note: Adhering to physical distancing and other public health requirements, the Faculty ISW format is subject to change. We will maintain a clear focus on ensuring high-quality online, and when possible, in-person instruction. This approach is based on the current guidelines and direction (more…)

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – June 2021


Event Date & Time

  • June 8, 2021
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • June 10, 2021
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • June 14, 2021
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Event Description

To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Please Note: Adhering to physical distancing and other public health requirements, the Faculty ISW format is subject to change. We will maintain a clear focus on ensuring high-quality online, and when possible, in-person instruction. This approach is based on the current guidelines and direction (more…)