Chapman Learning Commons
Category: CC BY-SA, General Ed, Student Development, UBC Vancouver, Undergraduate Lower Division, Web Resources
Author(s): Chapman Learning Commons, UBC Library
Description:The Learning Commons website is an evolving collection of student-curated learning resources to support academic success and wellness.
Digital Tattoo Project
Category: CC BY-SA, Education and Communication, General Ed, UBC Vancouver, Undergraduate Lower Division, Undergraduate Upper Division, Web Resources
Author(s):UBC Library, IKBLC, CLTC, Institute of Communication, Culture, Information, and Technology (ICCIT)
Description:The goal of the Digital Tattoo project is to raise questions, provide examples and links to resources to encourage you to think about your presence online, navigate the issues involved in forming and re-forming your digital identity and learn about your rights and responsibilities as a digital citizen.
Learner-Centered Syllabus Toolkit
Category: CC BY-SA, Education and Communication, Faculty, UBC Vancouver, Workshops and Training
Description:This toolkit provides questions for reflection, suggestions, and sample language for writing syllabi at UBC Vancouver.
Category: CC BY-SA, Law, Textbook, Undergraduate Lower Division, Undergraduate Upper Division
Author(s): Samuel Beswick
Description: The law of obligations concerns the legal rights and duties owed between people. Three primary categories make up the common law of obligations: tort, contract, and unjust enrichment. This casebook provides an introduction to tort law: the law that recognises and responds to civil wrongdoing.
HIST 396: North American Environmental History
Category: Activities and Assignments, CC BY-SA, Social Science, UBC Vancouver, Undergraduate Upper Division
Author(s): Tina Loo
Description: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. Reflections by the instructor available.
The Infinite Series Module
Category: CC BY-SA, Mathematics and Statistics, Quizzes, Tests and Problem Sets, UBC Vancouver, Undergraduate Lower Division
Author(s): UBC Department of Mathematics
Description: The Math Exam Resources wiki is a community project started in March 2012 by graduate students at the UBC Math Department and it features hints and worked out solutions to past math exams. The goal of the project is to provide an open and free educational resource to undergraduate students taking math courses, with a strong emphasis for first and second year courses. The provided solutions do not simply provide what the answer is, but instead focus on the processes that it takes to solve the problem.
forall x (UBC Edition)
Category: CC BY-SA, Humanities, Textbook, UBC Vancouver, Undergraduate Lower Division
Author(s): Jonathan Ichikawa, P.D. Magnus
Description: This is an open-access introductory logic textbook, prepared by Jonathan Ichikawa, based on P.D. Magnus’s forallx. This book is an introduction to sentential logic and first-order predicate logic with identity, logical systems that significantly influenced twentieth-century analytic philosophy. It contains content, practice exercises, symbolic notations, and solutions to selected exercises.
Quality Enhancement in Online and Blended Course Development
Category: CC BY-SA, Faculty, Faculty and Staff Development, Staff, UBC Vancouver, Workshops and Training
Author(s): Centre for Teaching and Learning Technology (CTLT)
Description: An open resource for instructors and learning designers that shares resources for online and blended course development. The resource is licensed Creative Commons Share-alike and is openly available for access and reuse. This site has been developed on the WordPress platform.
ENGL470D CanLit Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
Category: Activities and Assignments, CC BY-SA, Humanities, UBC Vancouver, Undergraduate Upper Division
Description:UBC’s English 470D (Canadian Studies), focuses on the intersection of Canadian Literature and Web 2.0. In 2017, the course featured a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon in which students were asked to address the exigence of equitable representation in Wikipedia by contributing new or expanding existing articles about Canadian literature.
Participatory Publishing : Zines as Open Pedagogy
Category: Activities and Assignments, CC BY-SA, Presentations, Social Science, UBC Vancouver, Undergraduate Lower Division, Workshops and Training
Author: Alexandra Alisauskas, Erin Fields, and Jessi Taylor
Description:This resource contains a presentation outlining the integration of zines into a Gender, Race, Sexuality, and Social Justice Course, an outline of the zine assignment, and a zine on using images.
Foundations of Chemical and Biological Engineering I
Category: CC BY-SA, Science and Technology, Textbook, UBC Vancouver, Undergraduate Lower Division
Jonathan Verrett, Rosie Qiao, and Rana A
Description:This text for chemical and biological engineering contains such topics as carbon capture from power plant emissions and ammonia production for use in fertilizers.