Events

Teaching in a Blended Learning Environment (T-BLE) – Spring 2019


Event Date & Time

  • June 5, 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • June 19, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

T-BLE is now a 4-week immersive blended course aimed at instructors who are already teaching in the classroom and are considering moving to a blended environment. Participants will have an orientation to blended learning, an opportunity to redesign a module from a current course, and a chance to collaborate with others and gain authentic experience with the blended learning environment.

Online Learning Course Design Support Studio – June 6, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • June 6, 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 – June 6, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • June 6, 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…)

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – June 6, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • June 6, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress and Wiki for Teaching and Learning or Administrative purposes. Participants should come prepared with a list of questions specific to their sites when attending this session. Specialists at the clinic will assist you in addressing and resolving those (more…)

Canvas Studio – June 10, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • June 10, 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

Faculty Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) – June 2019


Event Date & Time

  • June 11, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • June 12, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • June 13, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Event Description

Please note that the dates of this event are June 11, 12 & 13, 2019.  To register, please click “register now” to fill out an application. Note: In order to accommodate different demands on time, this workshop will be offered over 3 shorter days. Workshop Overview: This 3-day workshop, which focuses on teaching groups of students, is (more…)

DIY Media: Creative Brief – June 11, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • June 11, 2019
    11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Event Description

Planning a media project can be overwhelming. Where to begin? This workshop for UBC Instructors and Staff will provide guidance from media professionals on the many things to consider when planning a media project, whether your project is simple or complex. Minimize your suffering; plan effectively! It doesn’t have to hurt! Workshop: 11:00am – 12:00pm (more…)

EML Weekly Drop-in Demo Sessions – June 11, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • June 11, 2019
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Event Description

Come join us at our weekly 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…)

Online Learning Course Design Support Studio – June 13, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • June 13, 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: Scripting and Storyboarding – June 13, 2019


Event Date & Time

  • June 13, 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…)