Schedule

 

Week Deadline Course Activities Learning Outcomes Assessed Value %
Ongoing Contributions to the learning community (items with an * in assessed value column count towards this contribution grade) E 15%
Unit 1: Introduction to facilitation (4 weeks)
Monday August 23 – Sunday September 19
Week 1
Aug 23 – 29
Complete Week 1 Readings
Activity 1-1: Orient yourself to the course
Friday, Aug 27 Activity 1-2: Test your access to Mattermost
Sunday, Aug 29 Activity 1-3: Record & post short personal reflection video *
Sunday, Aug 29 Activity 1-4: 3-2-1 blog post *
Week 2
Aug 30 – Sept 5
Complete Week 2 Readings
Ongoing Activity 2-1: Participate in Mattermost discussion *
Sunday, Sept 5 Activity 2-2: Form your facilitation team, chose a topic & pick a facilitation week
Week 3
Sept 6 – 12
Complete Week 3 Readings
Ongoing Activity 3-1: Participate in Mattermost discussion *
Ongoing Activity 3-2: Teamwork designing & developing  Assignment 2
Activity 3-3: Test your access to Moodle Innovate. (if you wish to use Moodle Innovate for your facilitation week)
DUE Sunday, September 12
Submit Assignment 1: Create and share an infographic (Individual)
A, D 25%
Sunday, Sept 12 Activity 3-4: Team blog post with draft facilitation plan posted
Week 4
Sept 13 – 19
Complete Week 4 Readings
Ongoing Continue participating in MM discussion on asynchronous & synchronous facilitation *
Sunday, Sept 19 Activity 4-1: Gallery Walk: view and respond to class Infographic & blog posts *
Ongoing Continue work on facilitation plan
DUE Sunday, September 19
Submit Assignment 2: Part 1 – Team facilitation week plan (Team)
A, B, C, E 5%
Unit 2: Facilitation Weeks (4 weeks)
Monday September 20 – Sunday October 17
Weeks 5 – 8
Sept 20 – Oct 17
Various Complete Readings & Activities assigned by facilitation teams
Various Complete Assignment 2 – Design and facilitate a learning experience (Team) A,B,C,E 20%
DUE: The Tuesday following your facilitation week (for facilitators)
Submit Assignment 3 – Team Peer Assessment B, C, E 5%
DUE: Every Tuesday after a facilitation week (for learner roles) Submit Learner Feedback (see Learner Feedback section in the Unit 2 description for more details) A, D, E *
Unit 3: Reflection (1 week)
Monday October 18 – Sunday October 24
Week 9
Oct 18 – 24
Wednesday, Oct 20 Activity 9-1: 3-2-1-Blog Post *
DUE Sunday October 24
(except for final week facilitators who have until Wednesday  October 27 to submit)
Submit Assignment 4 – Theory-to-practice reflective paper (Individual) A, D, E 30%