Faculty Workshops

Launching Digital Credentials: Designing, Developing, and Deploying Strategies


Event Date & Time

  • February 21, 2018
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • February 28, 2018
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Event Description

The Educause Learning Initiative  is conducting an online course, “Launching Digital Credentials: Designing, Developing, and Deploying Strategies”.  Full details are available online at: https://events.educause.edu/eli/courses/2018/launching-digital-credentials-designing-developing-and-deploying-strategies.  One registration for this event has been purchased for UBC Okanagan campus and we are making the three live broadcasts available for viewing in SCI 331.  If you have an interest (more…)

Managing Quizzes and Exams in Canvas – February 27 2018


Event Date & Time

  • February 27, 2018
    9:00 AM

Event Description

This workshop introduces faculty to “Managing Quizzes and Exams” in Canvas. It’s very important that you register for this workshop and confirm by email to harsha.bhamra@ubc.ca whether you already have a Canvas course shell to work on, or would prefer to use a Canvas Sandbox shell. This workshop is designed for those transitioning in Term (more…)

Gradebook in Canvas – March 5 2018


Event Date & Time

  • March 5, 2018
    9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Event Description

This workshop focuses on the many features of the Canvas Gradebook, including SpeedGrader, how to organize your gradebook, how to export and import grades, and a brief introduction of the New Gradebook. It is meant to delve further into topics covered in overview during the introductory workshop, and we ask that you consider your grading (more…)

Closing Your Course in Canvas – March 13 2018


Event Date & Time

  • March 13, 2018
    9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Event Description

This workshop is meant as a guide to understanding how to properly conclude your Term 2 Canvas courses. It will provide an overview of archiving and exporting your course, how to finalize grades, and best practices for concluding a course, with an open-ended Q & A portion at the end.  It’s very important that you Register (more…)

Gradebook in Canvas – March 27 2018


Event Date & Time

  • March 27, 2018
    9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Event Description

This workshop focuses on the many features of the Canvas Gradebook, including SpeedGrader, how to organize your gradebook, how to export and import grades, and a brief introduction of the New Gradebook. It is meant to delve further into topics covered in overview during the introductory workshop, and we ask that you consider your grading (more…)

Teaching Portfolio Information Session


Event Date & Time

  • April 19, 2018
    9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Event Description

Faculty are welcome to bring their questions and their experiences as they put together their teaching portfolio. We will explore best practices using the UBC format for Teaching Portfolios. (more…)

Teaching Portfolio Information Session


Event Date & Time

  • April 20, 2018
    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Event Description

Faculty are welcome to bring their questions and their experiences as they put together their teaching portfolio. We will explore best practices using the UBC format for Teaching Portfolios. (more…)