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Is Online Education the Answer?

UCSB faculty forum will address many different issues associated with online educational instruction.

When: Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011, 4 p.m.

Where: McCune Conference Room, HSSB 6020, UCSB, Santa Barbara

Cost: Not available

Age limit: Not available

Categories: Workshops

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FACULTY FORUM: Is Online Education the Answer?
Thursday, January 13 / 4:00 PM
McCune Conference Room, 6020 HSSB

Is online instruction the future of undergraduate teaching? Is online education truly cost-effective? Can it improve undergraduate education? Is it the form that undergraduate instruction is destined to take? Is the University of California prepared to move to online instruction, and are its faculty prepared to embrace it? Join us for a roundtable discussion of online instruction and UCOP's Online Instruction Pilot Project. Participants will include Alan Liu, Chair, Department of English; Karen Lunsford, Writing Program; George Michaels, Executive Director, Instructional Development.

Sponsored by the IHC's Faculty Forums on the Future of the University series and the UCSB Faculty Association.

Phone: 805-893-3907

Event posted Dec. 21, 2010
Last updated Dec. 21, 2010

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ELearners (anonymous profile)
October 21, 2013 at 4:30 a.m. (Suggest removal)

this conference happened in Jan. of 2011 - elearners need to peruse the articles carefully, of course, just like in a regular newspaper.

DrDan (anonymous profile)
October 21, 2013 at 6:19 a.m. (Suggest removal)

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