Available for 0.5 elective credit in the CACE program.
Only offered face-to-face at UVic.
In this workshop, you will improve your instructional skills and facilitate learning by designing and delivering three 10 minute lessons, and by participating as a learner in other people’s lessons. Feedback from participants and discussion of learning theory will help you develop effective teaching practices. We create a supportive and confidential learning environment where you can experiment and learn from others.
identify and discuss instructional and classroom issues
learn how to use audiovisual media
explore learning and teaching styles
Participants regularly declare that this workshop has been a pivotal experience in their careers. If you wish to be an instructor, then the Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) is the place to start! If you are experienced, the Instructional Skills Workshop is a powerful, experiential workshop or laboratory in which to refine your practice.
Define outcomes & learning objectives.
Facilitate participative learning activities.
Give and receive feedback on what helped and/or hindered learning.
Reflect on these outcomes and create a personal/professional development plan.
Full refund is provided up to the course registration deadline. Students in online courses who withdraw up to six calendar days after course start may receive a refund less a $50 administrative fee, and no refund seven or more calendar days after the course start date. For workshops and summer core courses, students who withdraw after the registration deadline will receive no refund.