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Event Date & Time

  • September 24, 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…)


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…)


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…)


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…)

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…)


Event Date & Time

  • September 26, 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…)


Event Date & Time

  • September 26, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

Beginning in September, CTLT and Faculty support units will be hosting a series of drop-in sessions to help applicants in the development of their Large TLEF Transformation, Small TLEF Innovation, and Open Educational Resources (OER) Fund project proposals. Applicants can drop in to any of these sessions to talk about their project ideas and receive (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • September 30, 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

Series: Open Education


Event Date & Time

  • October 1, 2019
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Event Description

The UBC Open Educational Resources (OER) Fund was established to support affordable and inclusive access to learning materials through the adaption, adoption, development, and integration of OER in UBC credit courses. To support prospective applicants who are seeking OER funding support in 2020, CTLT will hold a General Information Session on the OER Fund on (more…)

Series: Open Education


Event Date & Time

  • October 1, 2019
    2:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Event Description

UBC faculty, students and staff have a long history of engaging with a broad range of open educational practices and resources. Open Educational Resources (OER) are defined as teaching, learning, and research materials that are free of cost and access barriers, and which also carry legal permission for open use. OER can enhance teaching and (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • October 2, 2019
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • October 9, 2019
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • October 16, 2019
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • October 23, 2019
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • October 30, 2019
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • November 6, 2019
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • November 13, 2019
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • November 20, 2019
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Event Description

At the end of the one-term course, you will be able to use concepts in evidence-based teaching to effectively teach a lesson in an undergraduate classroom, with emphasis on alignment of learning objectives, activities and assessment. UBC graduate students and postdocs from all disciplines are invited to participate.  Successful completion involves participation in 7 out (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • October 3, 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…)


Event Date & Time

  • October 3, 2019
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Description

The formative peer review of teaching is a process designed to provide feedback to instructors about their teaching.  It is an opportunity for all involved to engage in collegial conversations about teaching and student learning. Please join us for this experiential workshop suitable for reviewers and reviewees in the peer review of teaching.  The peer review (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • October 3, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

Event Description

Join UBC Learning Circle for the 2019 Indigenous Speaker Series with Lisa Boivin where she will share how her art depicts the link between history and poor health outcomes for Indigenous patients. Lisa utilizes her artistic skills to understand and assert Indigenous worldviews, which promotes individual and community learning.  CTLT Indigenous Initiatives is honoured to support the UBC Learning (more…)


Event Date & Time

  • October 3, 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…)