Current Teaching & Learning Micro-credentials

Browse our list of professional development micro-credentials for faculty. Be sure to check back often as we expand our offerings. Register through MyPD.

Courses

Introduction to Teaching Hybrid & Online
This badge is awarded for the successful completion of the “Introduction to Teaching Hybrid & Online” course. Earners of this badge develop the required knowledge and skills to create well-designed, engaging and interactive learning experiences for both online and classroom environments.

Delivery mode: online
Time required: 5 weeks

Promoting a Culture of Academic Integrity
This badge is awarded to participants in the course “Promoting a Culture of Academic Integrity”. Recipients of this badge have completed the course, and completed evidence of applying the academic integrity policy, the strategies for creating classroom environments that support ethical choices and the design of assignments to reduce academic integrity offences.

Delivery mode: classroom
Time required: 4 weeks

Universal Design for Learning
Consider your unique, diverse learners! Incredible, aren’t they? How do UDL principles help us teach them all more effectively? This badge is awarded to Seneca faculty for the completion of the Universal Design for Learning online course and the application of UDL principles to lesson plans and assessments.

Delivery mode: online
Time required: 4 weeks

 

Online Modules

Academic Integrity Policy badge

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This badge is awarded for completion of a self-paced online training module for Faculty and Instructors on Seneca’s Academic Integrity Policy.

Delivery mode: self-paced
Time required: 2 hours

MySeneca Essentials Badge

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This badge is awarded for the successful completion of the My.Seneca Essentials online module and the configuration of a Blackboard course in My.Seneca to meet the My.Seneca minimum requirements.

Delivery mode: self-paced
Time required: 2 hours

 

Non Full-time Faculty Professional Development Plan

Teaching with Technology Badge

This badge is awarded to Seneca non full-time faculty for meeting My.Seneca minimum requirements, creating an online assessment and for learning about third-party teaching tools.

Delivery mode: hybrid
Time required: 6 hours

Microteaching badge

This badge is awarded to participants in the Micro-Teaching / Student Engagement sessions for improving their teaching practices by developing, delivering and reflecting upon a micro-teaching lesson.

Delivery mode: classroom
Time required: 2 days

Assessment and Feedback Badge

This badge is awarded to Seneca non full-time faculty for successfully completing the Assessment and Feedback course by developing and embedding fair and equitable assessment opportunities, and reflecting upon evidence of learning and collected data to inform instruction and feedback.

Delivery mode: online
Time required: 4 weeks

 

Workshops and Conferences

Teaching & Learning Day – Fall 2018

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This badge is awarded to participants in the Fall 2018 Teaching & Learning Day conference for incorporating workshop concepts into their teaching strategy.

Delivery mode: conference
Time required: 1 day

Teaching & Learning Day – Winter 2019

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This badge is awarded to participants in the Winter 2019 Teaching & Learning Day conference for exploring technology tools to engage students and enhance learning.

Delivery mode: conference
Time required: 1 day

Academic Forum 2019

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This badge is awarded to participants in the 2019 Academic Forum for incorporating key ideas and concepts from the conference into their teaching practice.

Delivery mode: conference
Time required: 1 day