FITS leverages innovative pedagogical strategies and emergent technology to facilitate transformative course design in collaboration with faculty and academic leadership.
To accomplish this, we
- Foster collaborative relationships.
- Provide faculty with consultation on best practices in instructional technology.
- Design online, hybrid, and technology-enhanced courses.
- Support end-users of instructional applications.
Instructional Technology Support
FITS manages DePaul’s Learning Management
Digication. FITS works
in collaboration with the Technology
Support Center (TSC) to provide email and in-person
support to faculty teaching with technology. FITS staff also work with
faculty in exploring new technology such as Mobile Learning.
FITS offers individual appointment and
group workshops on
a variety of instructional technologies. FITS also offers the DePaul Online Teaching Series
an award-winning professional-development program designed to help faculty make
the transition from face-to-face to online teaching. Through the Global
Learning Experiences program, FITS assists faculty in
integrating meaningful global conversations into their courses.
Course Design and Enhancement
Our instructional technology consultants
develop, and assess instructional strategies
select, and implement appropriate technologies
and develop online and hybrid courses
online and hybrid course meet nationally recognized quality standards
and implement global learning experiences