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FL Open House poster session

By Heather McCabe posted on June 19, 2014

The following are some of the posters that were showcased during the Flexible Learning Open House Poster Session in June 2014.

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Project profiles: Video interviews with UBC faculty members

By Heather McCabe posted on June 10, 2014

In these videos, seven faculty members talk about their experiences creating new courses or transforming existing courses and the impact it has had on their teaching and on their students' experience of the courses.

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Flexible Learning Open House, June 9-10

By Heather McCabe posted on June 5, 2014

As part of the CTLT Institute, UBC will be hosting a Flexible Learning Open House on June 9-10.

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UBC course offerings feature students as producers of content

By Heather McCabe posted on November 7, 2013

The first round of projects supported by UBC’s Flexible Learning Initiative are underway, and several undergraduate courses have already been transformed and are being offered this fall.

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Flexible learning showcase spotlights first round of course transformations

By Heather McCabe posted on November 7, 2013

At a recent UBC Celebrate Learning Week event, the Flexible Learning Showcase, UBC faculty members talked about how they are developing courses that were supported through the first round of funding through the Flexible Learning Initiative.

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MOOC offerings and development opportunity this fall

By Heather McCabe posted on November 1, 2013

UBC has four MOOCs currently underway and two more slated to start in the coming year.

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Coursera founder and UBC professors discuss MOOCs space

By Heather McCabe posted on August 21, 2013

Daphne Koller, one of the founders of Coursera, currently the largest provider of massive open online classes, or MOOCs, spoke recently at UBC about the short history and rapid growth of this emerging model and its impact on university education.

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Flipped Lab: Examining what works in a flipped classroom

By Heather McCabe posted on July 26, 2013

As part of the Flexible Learning Initiative, the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT) will be supporting the establishment of the ‘Flipped Lab’ network, a faculty-led collaboration which will provide community support to discuss and develop effective and engaging flipped classroom approaches across UBC.

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Introduction to Systematic Program Design MOOC Launches

By Heather McCabe posted on May 31, 2013

UBC’s fourth massive open online course, or MOOC, Introduction to Systematic Program Design, launched June 3.

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Game Theory II MOOC launches

By Heather McCabe posted on May 27, 2013

Game Theory II: Advanced Applications, a follow-up to UBC’s first massive open online course, or MOOC, launched May 27.

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