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2019 MET Summer Institute: Digital Games, Learning & Pedagogy

Explore the pedagogies that support playing and making digital games for the classroom. Available for credit only | ETEC 565 S NOTE: This course is in the final stages of approval and should be confirmed to run by the end of January. In the unlikely event that it does not run, a note will appear […]

MET-hosted lecture: Quality Education and the Role of Digital Technology in Nepal, January 17th 2019

MET-hosted lecture: Quality Education and the Role of Digital Technology in Nepal, January 17th 2019

This talk was co-sponsored with the UBC Himalaya Program, the UBC Centre for India & South Asia Research (CISAR), the Department of Language and Literacy Education (LLED), UBC Language Sciences, and the Nepal Library Foundation.  Technological innovations have revolutionized the ways we communicate, exchange knowledge and ideas, and deliver goods and services. However, this progress […]

MET Webinar with Dr. Tony Bates, October 5th 2018

MET Webinar with Dr. Tony Bates, October 5th 2018

Tracking Online Students in Canada and the USA: Results and Methodological Issues Friday, October 5, 2018 Dr. Tony Bates described his ongoing work on the national survey of online and distance education in Canadian universities and colleges, and outlined opportunities for MET students and alumni to participate in supervised research studies (ETEC 580 projects!) investigating […]

2018 MET Summer Institute on Virtual Reality

In the summer of 2018, MET offered its very first Summer Institute entitled Virtual Reality: Viewpoints on a New Medium. This 3 credit, one week intensive course had students working in groups to produce their own 360º video projects. The results, shared at a Friday evening gala reception were impressive. If you are interested in viewing […]