Resources for Faculty

Experiential Learning Teaching Methods

Experiential learning is about learning from experiences. While often that takes the form of learning by doing and out-of-class activities, instructors can also engage experiential learning without ever leaving the classroom. Here are some active learning teaching methods to support experiential learning. 

Case Studies                            Place-Based Learning  

Flipped Classroom                     Service-Learning

Observational Journaling            Field Trips

Ten-Two                                 

Think-Pair-Share


Resources for International Travel

Centre for Disease Control Travel Health Advisory

http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel 

Department of Foreign Affairs Travel Advisory Reports

http://travel.gc.ca/travelling/advisories 

Public Health Agency of Canada Travel Health Notices

http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/tmp-pmv/index-eng.php 

DepartSmart Program

http://web.viu.ca/studyabroad/departsmart/modules/welcome.htm 

Government of Canada Registration of Canadians Abroad

http://travel.gc.ca/travelling/registration 

A note on Travel and the Environment