Snapshot of Delivery Methods for Arts and Science Courses

  • In a Traditional Class students attend all class sessions in an assigned face-to-face environment. Many current Arts and Science courses are delivered in this form.
  • In a Technology Enhanced Class students attend all class sessions in an assigned face-to-face environment. Technology is primarily used as a supplement to engage the students with the curriculum and learning process. Many current Arts and Science courses are delivered in this form.
  • In a Blended Class students attend some of the class sessions in an assigned face-to-face environment, and complete other class learning in an online environment. Technology is used in a complementary way to create a substitute for some of the classroom learning experiences. The blended delivery model includes Principles of Psychology (PSYC 100), Introduction to Sociology (SOCY 122), Ancient Humour (CLST 205).
  • In a Flexible Class students can choose to attend class sessions in two ways: in an assigned face-to-face environment or in an online environment. Technology is primarily used to provide the students with flexibility in their choice of educational experience. Media and Popular Culture (FILM 240) is delivered in this way.
  • In an Online Class students attend all class sessions in an online environment. Technology is primarily used to create a substitute for an entire course learning experience.