The primary mission and goals of Academic Technologies are to strategically support Ohio University faculty effectively incorporating innovative teaching strategies, educational research, and technology into courses to enhance teaching and learning.
Academic Technologies offers the following:
*One-on-one course consultation services for faculty in instructional design, teaching strategies and implementation of innovative technologies to meet academic and curricular goals.
*Instructional design assistance in course development or redesign using instructional and learning theories to provide quality in the following areas: course learning/module objectives, course alignment, student and faculty engagement, assignments/assessments and accessibility.
*Instructional technology assistance in incorporating technology to enhance teaching and learning to effectively meet instructor goals. This includes student engagement, multimedia, learning management system, web conferencing, lecture capture, etc.
*Collaboration with faculty and departments to make recommendations on educational best practices and provide instructional resources and technologies to support teaching and learning.
*Collaboration with faculty on original educational research.
*Academic events to support faculty in using technology and new teaching strategies (brown bag lunches, faculty learning communities, faculty showcases, etc).
We work collaboratively with the Office of Information Technology, eLearning, and the Center for Teaching & Learning to advance technological best practices for faculty, staff, and students. We can be reached at AT@ohio.edu.