Learning & Teaching

The Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, Learning and Teaching, advances and delivers on learning and teaching priorities set out in the Academic Plan. This includes leading university-wide initiatives to increase student access to flexible and experiential learning; implementing improvements to SFU’s general education curriculum; supporting instructors to enhance their teaching practices through training, peer feedback, and inquiry projects; and fostering institutional practices that value and celebrate teaching.

Our Services

Assessing teaching

Assessing learning

  • Tools, strategies and supports for assessing student learning, including classroom assessment techniques, grading principles and practices and using rubrics can be accessed via the Centre for Educational Excellence.

Assessing programs

  • Support developing and assessing educational goals for your unit can be accessed via Learning Experiences Assessment and Planning. This unit can also help your program or initiative assess student learning experience in other areas, such as blended learning or experiential education.

Course development

Curriculum development

Teaching inquiry

Office of the Francophone and Francophile Affairs  

The Office of the Francophone and Francophile Affairs coordinates, promotes and supports the development of programs and courses offered in French at Simon Fraser University (SFU). They also organize cultural and scientific activities within the community to foster a plural and inclusive Francophonie.

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See the Archived Reports page.