Professional Development for Staff

Online Learning Course Design Support Studio – January 24, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • January 24, 2019
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Come and join us for one to one design support for your online learning course and/or online materials.  Topics may include but are not limited to: establishing learning outcomes lining up outcomes with assessments creating meaningful learning interactions incorporating wellness and accessibility guidelines. Drop-ins are welcome. Online session is available for those who are unable to (more…)

Lunch’n’Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – January 24, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • January 24, 2019
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

In this session we will explore such topics as 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

2019 First Year Educators’ Symposium: Fostering Success


Event Date & Time

  • January 26, 2019
    9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Event Description

For faculty and staff who are passionate about and interested in teaching and student engagement in relation to the first-year experience (FYE) at UBC. We are pleased to invite you to attend UBC’s second annual First Year Educators’ Symposium, a partnership between the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology, Student Development and Services, and the (more…)

Online Learning Course Design Support Studio – January 31, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • January 31, 2019
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Come and join us for one to one design support for your online learning course and/or online materials.  Topics may include but are not limited to: establishing learning outcomes lining up outcomes with assessments creating meaningful learning interactions incorporating wellness and accessibility guidelines. Drop-ins are welcome. Online session is available for those who are unable to (more…)

Qualtrics Studio – January 31, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • January 31, 2019
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

Qualtrics Studio UBC adopted a new survey tool Qualtrics. Qualtrics is a powerful tool that offers UBC Faculty, and staff with new functionality in survey creation, data-analysis, and reporting. Join us for the the bi-weekly qualtrics studio to explore qualtrics together and to receive support and guidance using this tool.  The session is geared towards (more…)

Lunch’n’Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – January 31, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • January 31, 2019
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

In this session we will explore such topics as 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

ComPAIR Workshop


Event Date & Time

  • February 5, 2019
    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Join us on February 5th to explore the ComPAIR platform and ways that in can be used in teaching and learning. During this hands-on workshop, you will have the opportunity to engage with aspects of the software from the perspective of an instructor, course administrator, and student. ComPAIR is an online learning technology built at (more…)

Lunch’n’Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – February 6, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • February 6, 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

In this session we will explore such topics as 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

DIY Media: Production – February 12, 2019

DIY Media: Production – February 12, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • February 12, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

How do they get such great footage? Are you a UBC Instructor or Staff, and planning on filming your own video content or interested in learning more about the process? This hands-on workshop will provide advice for DIY camera, lighting and audio techniques. Media professionals will share tips, tricks, and best practices, and you’ll have an opportunity to (more…)

Lunch’n’Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – February 14, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • February 14, 2019
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

In this session we will explore such topics as 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