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Consultation Appointments

Enhance your teaching and pedagogy skills through a consultation with our Instructional Designer.  Click the link below to schedule your session. 

Consultation hours are available Monday through Friday, from 9:00 AM - 12 pm and 1 pm - 4:00 PM. 

Consultation appointments are available to

  • Individual faculty (full- or part-time)
  • Groups of faculty working on a course or project
  • Departments
  • Programs
  • Colleges

Consultation Types

Here are the services available for you to choose from on our Bookings site.

Pedagogy Consultation: 1 hour

A meeting to discuss your needs and evaluate how we can best support you.  Please let us know in the comments if you would prefer an online or face-to-face booking.

Tips and Tricks: 30 minutes

A brief consultation answering specific questions about teaching materials, activities, tools, or procedures.  In the comments, mention your consultation topic(s) and whether you prefer a virtual or in-person session.

Training Course Consultations

These are the required meetings connected to the online/hybrid teaching training courses.  Booking instructions are included in the course modules.

  • First Designer Training Consultation
  • Final Designer Course Review
  • Online/Hybrid Facilitator Training Course Review

Example Topics for Consultation

Course Planning and Design

  • Creating a syllabus
  • Writing learning objectives
  • Aligning objectives and course components
  • Ensuring accessibility and inclusivity
  • Using Universal Design for Learning (UDL) principles
  • Setting a positive tone and helpful course policies
  • Online/hybrid design

Effective Teaching Methods

  • Active learning
  • Class discussions
  • Academic integrity
  • Finding and implementing Open Education Resources


  • Formative and summative assessment
  • Aligning assessment and objectives
  • Providing feedback
  • Alternate grading practices