Professional Development for Staff

Teaching and Learning Professional Development – Online Course


Event Date & Time

  • July 30, 2019 - July 31, 2020
    12:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

This self-paced online course aims to support a broad and diverse group of instructors – faculty, staff and students – in their teaching and learning professional development. This asynchronous course is offered on an ongoing basis. Please note that the current offering is developed for those who are beginning to teach and are looking to (more…)

DIY Media: Scripting and Storyboarding – October 21, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • October 21, 2019
    11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

What is a script? What is a storyboard? Do you need them? How do you build them? This workshop for UBC Instructors and Staff will explore the fundamentals of DIY media scripting and storyboarding. We’ll look at examples of the wide range of approaches that can be taken, and give tips and tricks on how (more…)

Online Learning Course Design Support Studio – October 24, 2019


Event Date & Time

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

Event Description

Join us face-to-face or virtually for one on one consultations with Learning Designers to explore ways to enhance your students’ online learning experience. Bring your courses, ideas and questions, and together we will explore how to incorporate new approaches into your teaching practice. We can give guidance to incorporate online instructional strategies that support:  Motivating students (more…)

DIY Media: Production – October 24, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • October 24, 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? This hands on workshop will provide advice for DIY camera, lighting and audio. Media professionals will share tips, tricks, and best practices, and you’ll have an opportunity to try things out for yourself (more…)

DIY Media Support Drop-In Session – October 30, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • October 30, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

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 to your questions.  If you are wondering: where do I start? what resources are available on (more…)

Online Learning Course Design Support Studio – October 31, 2019


Event Date & Time

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

Event Description

Join us face-to-face or virtually for one on one consultations with Learning Designers to explore ways to enhance your students’ online learning experience. Bring your courses, ideas and questions, and together we will explore how to incorporate new approaches into your teaching practice. We can give guidance to incorporate online instructional strategies that support:  Motivating students (more…)

DIY Media: Post Production Part 2 – October 31, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • October 31, 2019
    11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

Interested in taking your post-production skills to the next level? In Part 2 of this series, we’ll take a deeper dive into post-production: we’ll look at advanced editing concepts such as titling, audio and colour correction tools within Premiere, integration with other Adobe editing programs (After Effects, Audition, Encoder), and address your burning questions from (more…)

Facilitation Development Workshop


Event Date & Time

  • October 31, 2019
    2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Do we walk our talk? Creating inclusive workshop for a diverse learning and teaching community. While the goal of the Winter Institute is to create sustainable, inclusive, and thriving learning communities and many of us are bringing a wide range of amazing strategies to help each other optimize our learning environments, have we examined our (more…)

DIY Media: Intro to Podcasting – November 5, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • November 5, 2019
    1:30 pm - 4:15 pm

Event Description

Want to get started with podcasting but not sure where to begin? Or do you want to improve the audio quality in your videos? Then this session is for you! During this workshop for UBC faculty and staff, we’ll cover a number of topics including: audio recording and editing, getting your podcast heard, and specific (more…)

Online Learning Course Design Support Studio – November 7, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • November 7, 2019
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

Event Description

Join us face-to-face or virtually for one on one consultations with Learning Designers to explore ways to enhance your students’ online learning experience. Bring your courses, ideas and questions, and together we will explore how to incorporate new approaches into your teaching practice. We can give guidance to incorporate online instructional strategies that support:  Motivating students (more…)