Center for Teaching and Learning

Course Goals and Backwards Design: Principles for Creating Engaging Courses

Tuesday, October 22 2013 @ 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Synergy between course goals, assignments and other learning activities is crucial for helping students achieve. This workshop will provide principles for identifying, writing and utilizing learning goals as part of your course design. Participants will (re)design goals for a current or future course, and then spend time looking at strategies to align assignments and in-class activities with those goals.

Event details:

  • Contact: Kristen Cameron, Kristen.Cameron@uvm.edu, 802/656-1958
  • Facilitated By: Jennifer Dickinson, Ctr for Teaching & Learning; Anthropology
  • Location: Fulwiler Room, 302 Bailey/Howe Library
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