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Faculty Training and Event Schedule


 
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CU Online Faculty Seminar Schedule and Center for Faculty Development Workshops

Listed below is the schedule of seminars offered by CU Online that discuss online course development and delivery.  These seminars are free to UC Denver faculty on the downtown Denver Campus (DDC) and the Anschutz Medical Campus (AMC). 

We ask that you preregister for each workshop so that we can be prepared for you.  Register

The Center for Faculty Development (CFD) has developed a calendar that lists all faculty workshops.

 

Designing a Mobile Ready Course with Universal Design

With a rising number of students accessing and completing coursework through mobile applications on devices such as smartphones and tablets, it is important that accessing your course through a mobile application is as engaging and effective as accessing your course from a computer. Come learn and implement design tips for creating mobile friendly content (many of which can be applied to course design in general).

What you’ll need
Laptop (or we can provide one) Android or iOS device (smartphone or tablet)

   
Date: Friday, April 3, 2015
Time:               11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Instructor:      Michael Edwards and Kate Miller
Campus: CU Denver Campus (downtown)
Building: Lawrence Street Center
Room 1201

 

 

Zoom

Web conferencing tools are a powerful way to remotely connect with your students in real time, but successful and meaningful interactions take planning and practice. Come learn and discuss best practices for online meetings and presentations, and identify what parts of your course that may work well in this format. Get experience hosting your own Zoom conference.

What you’ll need
Laptop (or we can provide one) Headphones

   
Date: Friday, April 10, 2015
Time:               11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Instructor:      David Paul
Campus: CU Anschutz Medical Campus
Building: HS Library
Room Teaching Lab 1 & 2

 

 

Canvas Basics

Are you new to Canvas? This hands-on workshop is for faculty who are preparing to teach with Canvas for the first time. We will provide a basic overview of the Canvas interface and an introduction to strategies for using modules, assignments, syllabus and announcements in your face to face or online course.

What you’ll need
A laptop with an up to date browser installed (or we can provide one) Make sure you are able to login to Canvas (https://ucdenver.instructure.com) with your UCD Access username and password.

   
Date: Friday, May 8, 2015
Time:               11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Instructor:      David Lyons
Campus: CU Denver Campus (downtown)
Building: Lawrence Street Center
Room 1201

 

 

2015 CU Online Spring Symposium

The CU Online Spring Symposium is an annual event highlighting the best in academic technology, tools, technique, trends and topics. Sharpen your online skills and help shape CU Online’s focus for the coming year. As usual, the Symposium is filled with big ideas, practical advice, food, prizes and plenty of surprises!

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Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Time:               8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Instructor:      CU Online
Campus: CU South Campus
Building: Liniger Building

 

 

Canvas Basics

Are you new to Canvas? This hands-on workshop is for faculty who are preparing to teach with Canvas for the first time. We will provide a basic overview of the Canvas interface and an introduction to strategies for using modules, assignments, syllabus and announcements in your face to face or online course.

What you’ll need
A laptop with an up to date browser installed (or we can provide one) Make sure you are able to login to Canvas (https://ucdenver.instructure.com) with your UCD Access username and password.

   
Date: Friday, June 5, 2015
Time:               11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Instructor:      David Lyons
Campus: CU Denver Campus (downtown)
Building: Lawrence Street Center
Room 1201

 

Most CU Online "Canvas Workshops" are working lunch/dinner workshops - a light meal will be provided.  Please let us know if you require a vegetarian option.

 

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