Events

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…)

EML Daily Drop-in Demo Sessions


Event Date & Time

  • August 19, 2019 - December 18, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

Come join us at our daily drop-in demo sessions, where you can learn more about the Emerging Media Lab and try out some VR/AR experiences! This event is open to anyone from the UBC community, including staff, students, and faculty. Location: Emerging Media Lab, Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Room 183 (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – September 14, 21 & 22, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • September 22, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday July 29 at 9am PST (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – September 23, 24 & 26, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • September 23, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • September 24, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
  • September 26, 2019
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

***Click “Register Now” to sign up for the WAITLIST only (being on the waitlist doesn’t guarantee a spot). IF you are chosen to participate, you will be contacted directly by our office by email (between after signing up and by registration closing date)*** Registration for the WAITLIST of this ISW opens on Monday August 5 at 9am PST (more…)

Canvas Studio – September 23, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • September 23, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Canvas Studio is a drop in space for anyone with questions related to UBC’s new learning management system Canvas. Here’s your chance to sit down with a Canvas expert and review your course design, explore migrating a Connect course to Canvas, and troubleshoot any challenges… ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

Educators in the First Year Experience – Mastermind Group


Event Date & Time

  • September 24, 2019
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • October 8, 2019
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • October 22, 2019
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Event Description

We will be running a mastermind group this fall and invite you to join us! The purpose of the mastermind group is to build capacity and provide support for educators who work to enhance the first year experience (FYE) at the UBC Point Grey Campus. In order to participate, we ask that you be able to (more…)

DIY Media Support Drop-In Session – September 25, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • September 25, 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 – September 26, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • September 26, 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…)

Qualtrics Studio – September 26, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • September 26, 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…)

TLEF General Information Session – September 26, 2019

Series: TLEF


Event Date & Time

  • September 26, 2019
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

To support prospective applicants who are seeking TLEF funding in 2020, CTLT will hold a General Information Session on the TLEF on Thursday, September 26, from 12:00-1:00 pm in Room Dodson of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. In this session, you will receive information about the TLEF criteria and application process, including tips on (more…)