Workshops and Courses

Jennifer Ward CTL Educational Developer

Workshops

CTL offers regular workshops and webinars on a range of teaching and learning topics to serve the diverse needs of our faculty and instructional community. Upon request, we can also offer unit-specific workshops on topics within our current portfolio.

For more information or to register for an upcoming workshop or course, please see our events page.

To request faculty- or unit-specific workshops, please contact the CTL at ctl@ualberta.ca.


Courses

Concepts in Course Design: Mapping out a Learner Centered Course
Concepts in Course Design (CiCD) is a self-paced course for U of A faculty and instructors who want to design a new course from scratch, redesign an existing course, or update a course. CCD includes practical, evidenced-based resources, examples, and activities to set objectives for the course, determine the best forms of assessment, and choose appropriate instructional strategies.  

This blended course is offered online with three required, face-to-face sessions, typically every May and June.
Next offering: TBA
For more information or to register, please go to our events page.

To request an earlier offering of this course for a group of instructors (re)designing multiple courses within a department or unit, please contact the CTL at ctl@ualberta.ca.


Teaching and Learning Online

In this five week introductory course, instructors who will be, or are currently, teaching online will learn strategies to help develop and create an effective online course. This course is offered entirely online through the University of Alberta eClass platform. While experiencing online learning from a student perspective, instructors interact with pedagogical and technical resources designed to prepare them to teach a course online.  

Next offering: TBA

To request an offering of this course for a group of instructors (re)designing multiple courses within a department or unit, please contact the CTL at ctl@ualberta.ca.