How to blend your course with Canvas

MicroLab

Introduction

Canvas is the Learning Management System (LMS) for the EUR and provides opportunities to activate students online! In this Individual Design Lab you will learn how to design your course in the Canvas LMS using active blended learning. We will guide you with understanding, designing and applying Canvas to enhance the learning experience of your students. By the end of this module you’ve created an interactive and blended redesign of your course in Canvas, using different learning activities.

Key Facts & Figures

Type
Training
Start date
Not available yet
Duration
3 hours
Instruction language
English
Mode of instruction
Offline

What will you achieve?

  • Create a clear course structure based on modules
  • Create active blended learning activities (assignments, quizzes, peer review, discussions)
  • Connect with your students using the various communication tools (discussion, chat, announcements, inbox)

Target group and required prior knowledge  

This Individual Design Lab is intended for EUR lecturers to redesign their own course. No specific prior knowledge is required. 

Content, form and time investment 

You will start with the online part in week 1, in which you will become familiar with the possibilities of Canvas and study the theory concerning blended learning. After these activities you will participate in an online individual consult in week 2, during which you will brainstorm and reflect on the learning activities that you can implement in your teaching. In week 3, remote support will be available in case you have any questions about Canvas, these will be answered by the trainers. In week 4, you will record a short video on your Canvas course which allows you to complete the Individual Design Lab. The total time investment is 15 hours distributed over 4 weeks.

Canvas is the new Learning Management System (LMS) for the EUR and provides opportunities to redesign your course. In this MicroLab you will learn how to design your course in the Canvas LMS using active blended learning. We will guide you with understanding, designing and applying Canvas to enhance the learning experience of your students. By the end of this module you’ve created an interactive and blended redesign of your course in Canvas, using different learning activities.

Earn an Edubadge

You finish the MicroLab with a Proof of Competence. You will then receive an Edubadge. This is a digital, visual certificate which you can share on e.g. LinkedIn. Interested parties can immediately click on the certificate to find out what you have done to achieve the EduBadge.

Contact

For questions about MicroLab and registration, please contact Risbo.

Email address
training@risbo.eur.nl

Facts & Figures

Tax
Not applicable
Start date
Not available yet
Application deadline

The application deadline is two weeks before the MicroLab takes place. If registration is no longer possible, please contact training@risbo.eur.nl to see if there's any spots left.

Duration
3 hours
Offered by
Community for Learning & Innovation
Course type
Training
Instruction language
English
Mode of instruction
Offline
Location

Education Lab

Partner

Risbo

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