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Arts One Open

May 2, 2016

Arts One Open is an open, online extension or complement to UBC’s Arts One program that enables anyone to join this voyage of discovery and critical analysis…

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Biology 345 – Human Ecology Projects

May 5, 2016

For this third year undergraduate biology course the Students research and uploaded an ignite talk to YouTube on a topic of their choice, created or improved a Wikipedia article…
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CLST 260 Gladiators, Games, and Spectacle in the Greek and Roman World

May 12, 2016

This Classical Studies course has developed a WordPress site for course resources and the instructor has developed and uses an open textbook…
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Differential Calculus for the Life Sciences

October 18, 2017

Differential Calculus for the Life Sciences is an open textbook created by Leah Edelstein-Keshet and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
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ENGL470D CanLit Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

June 6, 2017

UBC’s English 470D (Canadian Studies), focuses on the intersection of Canadian Literature and Web 2.0…
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ETEC510 Design Wiki

May 5, 2016

An iterative course wiki on technology enhanced learning environments that has evolved over several years.
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ETEC522: Ventures in Learning Technology

May 5, 2016

The course provides an online immersion in the global learning technologies marketplace with particular emphasis on emerging markets for learning technologies in public and commercial domains…
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ETEC 565M – Mobile Education

May 5, 2016

565M is an experiential immersion in proven and emerging potentials of mobile, social, flexible and open technologies and strategies for teaching and learning…
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Evidence-based Science Education in Action

May 3, 2016

n open collection of video demonstrations of classroom, lab and other instructional strategies which was inspired by the observation that instructors are most likely to consider trying new teaching strategies…
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Food Nutrition and Health 480: Dietectics Internship Resources

May 12, 2016

Students in FNH, Dietetics course students create resources and tools created  for use in internship and to help prepare students for internship. The students use the UBC Wiki and UBC Blogs to develop these resources and learn about open licensing as part of this project.   View site
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HIST 396: North American Environmental History

May 3, 2016

A UBC History course taught by Tina Loo that was part of the WikiMedia Foundation Canada Education Program, which is aimed at enlisting university faculty and students in the task of grounding Wikipedia articles in the existing scholarly literature…
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Human Environmental Experiential Learning Initiatives

May 3, 2016

As part of this project the Faculty of Geography created OER, including a new open textbook on Natural Hazards and created tutorials for learning open source software (QGIS) for GIScience…
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Land and Food Systems 350 Wiki Project

May 12, 2016

This course uses UBC Wiki to host all of the course content. Students also work in groups to develop open articles about different topics in food science…
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LAST100: Intro to Latin American Studies

May 3, 2016

LAST100, “Introduction to Latin American Studies” provides an overview of the culture and society of Latin America from ancient to contemporary times…
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LAW423b: Video Game Law

May 3, 2016

The interactive entertainment and video game industries are governed by a variety of international and domestic laws dealing with intellectual property, communications, contracts, tort liability, obscenity, employment, defamation, and freedom of expression…
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Linguistics 300 Wikipedia Editing Project

May 6, 2016

In Linguistics 300 (2014) as a project students collaboratively develop a Wikipedia entry in one of the following four themes…
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MATH 105 Probability Module

May 3, 2016

A set of open resources, which focus specifically on probability, for students in MATH 105 at UBC. The content on the MATH 105 Probability Module has been released into the public domain. View site
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edX Open Access Courses

May 3, 2016

UBC has partnered with edX to offer free, publicly available non-credit courses…
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Physics 100 Open Textbook Adoption

May 3, 2016

Students in the physics course, Introductory Physics (PHYS 100), previously used a commercial textbook as well as four other services or tools to support learning in the course…
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Practical Meteorology: An Algebra-based Survey of Atmospheric Science

June 1, 2016

Practical Meteorology is an open textbook created by Roland Stullby Roland Stull  and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
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Sky, Water, Earth: Science Learning Resources

July 13, 2017

Sky, Water, Earth is collection of free, online, and self-paced learning activities that are designed by to prepare youths between 16-20 for a career in the sciences.
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Spanish 312: Murder, Madness, and Mayhem

May 5, 2016

The UBC SPAN312 class (“Murder, Madness, and Mayhem: Latin American Literature in Translation”), taught by Jon Beasley-Murray contributed to Wikipedia during Spring 2008..
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Sustainable Forest Management Open Courses

June 26, 2017

A series of self-directed courses on sustainable forest management (SFM) for the Asian-Pacific region. The courses are intended to enable senior forestry students, young faculty and mid-career professionals to improve their knowledge of SFM flexibly.
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UBC Open Textbook Adoption Snapshot

July 18, 2017

Since 2011, at least 46,000 UBC students have been impacted by a range of open educational practices, including 16,450 who have been enrolled…
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