MicroCourses — Online & Hybrid Teaching Fundamentals

The Teaching and Learning Centre is offering an ongoing MicroCourse series of workshops (essential Blackboard tools for online and hybrid courses ), with synchronous sessions for each MicroCourse scheduled weekly.

Here is a link to the workshops and their descriptions: http://events.ufv.ca/tlc/. Sessions are open to all UFV employees.

If you have any problems registering, please contact asktlc@ufv.ca or phone 604-504-7441 ext 4546
Upcoming Schedule:
MicroCourse 1 — Course Organization — Tues, Jun 5 at 11 am
MicroCourse 2 — Adapting Instruction — TBA
MicroCourse 3 — Assessments and Grading — Thurs, June 22 at 2 pm
MicroCourse 4 — Discussion Forum — TBA
MicroCourse 5 — Course Video — TBA
MicroCourse 6 — Synchronous Sessions — Fri, Jun 18 at 11 am
MicroCourse 7 — Inclusivity Online — Thurs, June 24 at 2 pm
MicroCourse 8 — Managing Your Online Course — Wed, Jun 16 at 1 pm
“New” MicroCourse 9 — Managing your Hybrid Course — Mon, Jun 14 at 11 am

The primary objective of these MicroCourses is the pedagogy behind the tools and how they can be used to:
*achieve learning objectives
*promote student engagement
*collaborate among peers and instructors
*creative easy-to-navigate course design
*assess student learning
*offer support to students
*create an online learning community

Each course consists of:
*a one-hour scheduled synchronous session
*an additional Blackboard course
*a one-hour asynchronous activity/reading/resource



For more information, contact Leah Lyon at tlcevents@ufv.ca