Opportunities Online

The Online Faculty Development Center is dedicated to supporting faculty as they design, develop, and implement various online components of their courses at UWG.

Our mission is to help faculty to become more effective in their online instructions so that our students are engaged and successful in the online environment.

The Online Faculty Development Center is housed on the ground floor of the Old Auditorium, directly across from Ingram Library's main entrance. Drop in any time, and we'll be glad to help!

Get Started Online

We help our faculty succeed in their online teaching practice by identifying and supporting their professional development needs.

Check out these helpful links to get started:

UWG Online Supports Quality Online Courses

In August 2015, UWG Online presented an Online Quality Assurance Plan to the college deans for review. This plan recommends that experienced online faculty receive 2 hours of training through the Online Faculty Development Center (FDC) each year and that faculty new to online teaching take classes on designing and facilitating online courses.  The FDC is offering several CourseDen workshops during the spring semester as well as an Open House. The link below, provides a brief description of the sessions and the opportunity to sign up. Check out our new Online Quality page to find out how we support increased student engagement in online courses. If you have questions, please contact UWG Online FDC at 678-839-5289 or online@westga.edu.

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