The Teaching and Technology Center provides resources on a variety of topics related to teaching and learning. We are available to research and provide information on topics related to teaching, learning and the technologies used in the learning environment.
Faculty Professional Development Series
This series of online learning modules has been developed for faculty and instructors at UW-Platteville who would like a quick introduction to a specific topic related to teaching and learning at our university. Each module is stand-alone and can be completed independently.
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SYLLABUS AND STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES
Are you new to UW-Platteville? Here's an opportunity to hit the ground running.
Review the learning modules in this section: Developing an Effective Syllabus, Creating Masterful Student Learning Outcomes, and Aligning Assessment with Student Learning Outcomes. Use this new knowledge to shape your syllabi for your courses. Send a copy of your syllabus to the Teaching and Technology Center for review and feedback. A TTC consultant will look over your freshly crafted syllabus and provide you with feedback for improvement or propose a meeting to further discuss their findings. Review the modules, have your syllabus reviewed and earn your first professional development certificate from the UW-Platteville Teaching and Technology Center.
In this learning module, you will learn the purpose of a syllabus with specific recommendations for syllabi at UW-Platteville. Suggestions for creating an accessible and inclusive syllabus is highlighted.
Planning, writing and assessing student learning outcomes (SLOs) are keys to making sure that students learn what you want them to learn. In this module, learn what makes a good student learning outcome and master the art of writing SLOs for your courses.
With student learning outcomes identified, the next step is to be sure that you are evaluating student progress toward these outcomes. Learn about assessment techniques and alignment in this module.