Strategy 12 – Program Redesign

Computer Science undergraduate program evaluation and renewal

Computer Science undergraduate program evaluation and renewal

UBC’s Department of Computer Science has just completed the first year of a two-year undergraduate program evaluation and renewal. Computer Science, as a department and as a specialization, is experiencing tremendous growth. By undertaking this program evaluation and renewal, the department had an opportunity to take a step back and figure out how they wanted […]

Announcing the Undergraduate Program Evaluation and Renewal year-two funded projects

Announcing the Undergraduate Program Evaluation and Renewal year-two funded projects

The Office of the Provost and Vice-President Academic is pleased to announce that current Undergraduate Programs Evaluation and Renewal (UPER) projects will receive renewed support for their second year of funding. In alignment with Strategy 12: Program Redesign of UBC’s Strategic Plan, Shaping UBC’s Next Century, UPER projects are focused on reframing undergraduate academic program design […]

One of the goals of CHBE’s program redesign is to improve experiential learning in laboratories.

Chemical and Biological Engineering embarks on impactful program redesign

Second-year undergraduate students enrolled in UBC’s chemical engineering and chemical and biological engineering program have started their academic year under a revised curriculum, which includes four new courses aimed at introducing students to the design process, strengthening knowledge in foundational sciences and improving experiential learning in laboratories. The changes are part of an ongoing redesign […]

Update on Undergraduate Program Evaluation and Renewal projects

Following a special call that was launched in June 2018, the Office of the Provost and Vice-President Academic is pleased to announce that 10 Undergraduate Program Evaluation and Renewal projects have been funded, with $1.8 million in support coming from strategic plan funding and the UBC Excellence Fund.  These projects align with Strategy 12: Program Redesign of […]

Special call for Undergraduate Program Evaluation and Renewal projects

The Office of the Provost and Vice-President, Academic, invites faculty, staff and students to submit a Letter of Intent (LOI) for Undergraduate Program Evaluation and Renewal projects and Large Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF) Transformation projects. The deadline for both is 3:00pm on July 12, 2018. Special Call: Undergraduate Program Evaluation and Renewal projects […]