Events

Teaching as Research Internship – April 21, 2021


Event Date & Time

  • April 21, 2021
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

TAR internships are designed to give interns authentic teaching experiences and to apply their understanding of evidence-based teaching practices in the classroom or in an informal science education or outreach setting. Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, together with their teaching partner, identify a challenge to student learning in the classroom, develop new teaching resources or approaches, (more…)

Teaching Online With Canvas – April 22, 2021


Event Date & Time

  • April 22, 2021
    12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Event Description

An introduction to setting up your course and teaching online using Canvas, UBC’s primary all-in-one platform for delivering online courses. Facilitator: Emily Renoe, Senior Educational Consultant, Learning Technologies This event will be hosted on Zoom. (more…)

WordPress & Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – April 22, 2021


Event Date & Time

  • April 22, 2021
    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 (more…)

Qualtrics Studio – April 26, 2021


Event Date & Time

  • April 26, 2021
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Event Description

UBC supports the Qualtrics survey tool. Qualtrics is a powerful tool that offers UBC faculty, and staff new functionality in survey creation, data analysis, and reporting. Join us for the monthly Qualtrics studio virtual workshop and drop-in session. The session is geared towards UBC faculty and staff using Qualtrics as a teaching and research tool. (more…)

Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop – April 26, May 1, 8 & 15, 2021 (ONLINE)


Event Date & Time

  • April 26, 2021
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • May 1, 2021
    11:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • May 8, 2021
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • May 15, 2021
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Description

The Graduate Instructional Skills Workshop on April 26, May 1, 8 & 15, 2021 will be hosted online using Canvas and Zoom. We will maintain a clear focus on ensuring high-quality remote instruction. This approach is based on the current guidelines and direction of the Provincial Health Officer, public health agencies, and the Ministry of Advanced Education, (more…)

Exploring Zoom – April 27, 2021


Event Date & Time

  • April 27, 2021
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

Zoom is a web-conferencing application for moderating classes, meetings, or other group collaborations virtually. Join us for this session to learn more about Zoom and best practices in using it for teaching virtual classes. Note: For this session, we will be facilitating a practice space from 1:00 – 2:00 pm, after session completion. Please feel free (more…)

Online Course Design Showcase Series: Piloting a Concurrent Hybrid Model within a Professional Graduate Program – April 27, 2021

Series: Online


Event Date & Time

  • April 27, 2021
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

The Master of Health Administration (MHA) is a cohort-based professional program for clinicians, managers and researchers who are seeking solutions to today’s complex health delivery issues. In response to student feedback amidst the transition to online learning, their program approached learning design in creative ways, including the pilot of a concurrent hybrid model for one (more…)

DIY Media Support Drop-In Session – April 28, 2021

Series: Online


Event Date & Time

  • April 28, 2021
    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…)

Individual Consultation with a Learning Designer about Your Course – April 29, 2021


Event Date & Time

  • April 29, 2021
    11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Event Description

Do you have questions and challenges about creating meaningful and successful learning experiences for your students? Maybe you want help in the process of teaching your course in online, hybrid or blended modes. Request a virtual one on one course consultation with a Learning Designer to explore ways to enhance your students’ learning experience. This (more…)

Teaching Online With Canvas – April 29, 2021


Event Date & Time

  • April 29, 2021
    12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Event Description

An introduction to setting up your course and teaching online using Canvas, UBC’s primary all-in-one platform for delivering online courses. Facilitator: Emily Renoe, Senior Educational Consultant, Learning Technologies This event will be hosted on Zoom. (more…)