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The Teaching and Learning Centre’s facilities, research and training initiatives, support faculty and staff with learning and incorporating new technologies for use in the classroom, online environments, research projects and web publishing. It facilitates the learning, development and delivery of education curriculum through online technology-enhanced methods with faculty input supporting scholarly approaches to pedagogy.

Teaching and Learning Centre Services

The Teaching + Learning Centre’s new location is in room C2250 on the second floor within the Ron Burnett Library + Learning Commons at the Great Northern Way campus at 520 East 1st Avenue, Vancouver BC. The Centre has 4 workstations, a video editing suite, a variety of software tools, a printer and a scanner. Laptops may also be brought in.

Administration

What We Do

The Teaching + Learning Centre(TLC) facilities, research and training initiatives, support faculty, graduate teaching assistants and staff with learning and teaching with new educational technologies in the classroom, online environments, for their research projects or web publishing projects. The TLC consults with faculty to support the development, design and delivery of their educational curriculum through several platforms including the Moodle LMS, WordPress Blogging system, Kaltura and the Wiki. The TLC offers regular workshops and presentations on many teaching-related and facilitation topics. TLC services include Instructional and online learning design, workshops and personalized training, professional development, educational consulting, educational media development and learning technologies.

The TLC Staff

TLC staff provide educational consultation, technical and pedagogical services, assistance with course and curriculum development, and professional development opportunities. The TLC partners with other members of the Library and Learning Commons and faculty areas to plan and promote the practices and culture of teaching and learning. The TLC supports institutional strategic priorities through engagement with the VP Academic’s office and external partnerships such as the British Columbia Teaching and Learning Council(BCTLC) and BCcampus.

The TLC offers media and film services through its’ Emily Carr Production Services(ECPS) team. ECPS provides video recording, editing and web broadcasting of events, equipment demonstrations and lectures at Emily Carr University. A new service in 2018 will provide publication design services for faculty and department areas.

TLC Lab Resources

The Centre has 5 Macintosh workstations, the latest in software applications and a flatbed scanner. An audio/video editing suite with Final Cut X, Adobe Premiere Pro, Logic Pro X, the latest Adobe Suite software and access to the Lynda.com video training library. The station may be booked by faculty during or after TLC office hours. Film screening resources include, a drop-down projection screen and speakers to use with older formats such as a 16mm film projector, VHS, DVD, Hi-8, Cassette, in addition to a regular projector to hook a laptop into.

Location

The Teaching + Learning Centre is located in room C2250 on the second floor within the Ron Burnett Library + Learning Commons at the Great Northern Way campus at 520 East 1st Avenue, Vancouver BC.

Acknowledgements 
The Teaching and Learning Centre gratefully acknowledges that the Emily Carr University of Art + Design exists on the unceded territory of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations.

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