Experiential Learning Opportunity Course Designation Available

  • March 2nd, 2018
Dr. Heather Pleasants

Instructional faculty and staff interested in distinguishing their Summer 2018 and Fall 2018 course as an Experiential Learning Opportunity, known as ELO, are invited to apply now for the ELO Course Designation.

Courses utilizing UA’s six best practices of experiential learning will receive the designation. The ELO Course Designation will assist students in identifying high-quality experiential learning opportunities when they register for Summer 2018 and Fall 2018 courses.

ELO Course Designation applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until March 19.

Would you like more information about the ELO Course Designation Application? This brief video highlights the importance of the ELO designation and offers helpful pointers on completing the application.

Interested faculty and staff can access the application via myBama and the supporting documentation at ELO Designation Application Instructions.

Please share this announcement with fellow faculty and staff who may be interested in gaining the ELO Course Designation for their Summer 2018 and Fall 2018 course. The deadline for submitting applications is March 19.

For more information about the ELO Course Designation, contact Dr. Heather Pleasants at heather.pleasants@ua.edu, or 205-348-7899.

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