Schedule of workshops

Workshops

These upcoming workshops support faculty and staff in the design, development and facilitation of online learning. All workshops are delivered online and are open to anyone.

Royal Roads faculty and staff can attend for free. Contact us for the discount code to use at registration.

Upcoming workshop offerings

Facilitating Learning Online Fundamentals (online)

Focused on developing teaching skills for online learning. This course is delivered online over 5 weeks.

Facilitating Academic Teamwork at Royal Roads (online)

Designed to support RRU Instructors in developing an understanding of the RRU teamwork skills and competencies framework, while learning strategies to facilitate team process and increase capacity to address student team challenges. This is a 4 week online course. 

Getting Started with Zoom (online)

Getting Started with Zoom is focused on developing technical proficiency using the Zoom web conferencing platform.  This workshop is delivered online and is 90-minutes.

  • May 12, 2022  10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. PST  Register

Grading in Moodle

Designed to support instructors and program staff to develop proficiency in grading in Moodle. This workshop is delivered on campus over three hours.

  • October 3, 2022  1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. PST Register 

Grading in Moodle (online)

Designed to support instructors and program staff to develop proficiency in grading in Moodle. Learn best practices and different ways of grading assignments and grade items in Moodle. This course is delivered online over 3 weeks.

Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW)

Focused on developing and reinvigorating teaching skills for face-to-face learning. This is a face-to-face workshop delivered over three days.

  • June 22 - 24, 2022 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. PST Register 

Intercultural Foundations for Education (Online)

Focused on developing intercultural teaching and learning competencies. This workshop is delivered online over four weeks.

Moodle: Getting around  

Focused on the basics of navigating around a Moodle course for new users. This workshop is delivered on campus over two hours.

  • July 14, 2022 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. PST Register

Moodle: Editing and Enhancing

Focused on learning how to build and edit a Moodle course for users with basic Moodle navigational skills. Learn how to add and edit Moodle activities and resources. This workshop is delivered on campus over 3 hours.

  • July 14, 2022 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. PST Register

Moodle: Editing and Enhancing Online

Focused on learning how to build and edit a Moodle course for users with basic Moodle navigational skills. Learn how to add and edit Moodle activities and resources. This workshop is delivered online over three weeks.

Pedagogical Values Series (Online)

An ongoing series of short sessions exploring the pedagogical values that form the foundation of the RRU Learning, Teaching, and Research Model (LTRM), namely: applied and authentic, caring and community-based, and transformational.

  • Sept. 27, 2022, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. PST   Register

Successful Team Based Learning (Online)

Designed to support participants in developing skills for facilitating and supporting team-based learning, this course is offered online over 4 weeks.

Teaching with Zoom (Online) 

Teaching with Zoom is a two-session workshop that focuses on developing skills for teaching interactively online using Zoom, our web-conferencing platform.  This workshop is delivered online,  session one is 90 minutes, session two is 2 hours. 

  • May 19; 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. & May 26, 2022; 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PST Register
  • Aug. 17; 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. & Aug. 24, 2022; 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PST Register

WordPress: Getting Started

An introductory workshop that offers hands on practice in editing content and managing media, to help get you started in developing your site. This workshop is delivered over two hours.

  • July 20, 2022 1:00 pm. - 3:00 p.m. PST  Register

Zoom Advanced (Online)

Zoom Advanced is focused on developing advanced technical proficiency using Zoom, a web conferencing platform.  This workshop is delivered online over 90 minutes. 

  • June 2, 2022 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. PST Register
  • Aug. 31, 2022 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. PST Register