Title: Designing Effective Learning in Distance Education
Presenters: Jeff Miller, Senior Manager, Distance Learning, Office of Learning Technology
Chris Crowley, Instructional Designer/Project Manager, Office of Learning Technology
Anne-Rae Vasquez, Program Administrator, Production and Web Design, Office of Learning Technology
Description: The Distance Learning team within the Office of Learning Technology collaborates with UBC faculties to design and deliver online distance education courses. With over 125 courses spanning 30 different subject areas, OLT designers have developed a range of courses to support different pedagogical approaches, using a diverse toolkit of learning technologies. Our presentation will showcase many interesting examples of effective design of distance education courses, to highlight how UBC students benefit from high quality, interactive online learning environments.