eLearning in the CTL

As a part of CTL, the eLearning team creates evidence-based programs and scholarly resources to ensure that technology-enabled learning is one of Western’s institutional strengths. We support faculty so that Western’s students are engaged in deep, meaningful learning experiences, enhanced by learning technologies, regardless of the delivery method of the course.


eLearning Support

For instructor eLearning questions and support, please contact elearning-support@uwo.ca.

Submit an inquiry and we will connect you with the appropriate person to answer your question. You will receive a response within 2 business days.

We provide support on a variety of eLearning topics, including:

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Stay up-to-date with what's happening on campus, learn new strategies for leveraging technology, and connect with colleagues.

 CTL Programs and Workshops

eLearning Lunch and Learn Series - lunch-time introductions to new technologies to use in the classroom, and best practices for integrating eLearning tools (typically offered four times over the academic year)

Connect Series - fully online 'lightning rounds' profiling new eLearning ideas, practices, trials, and experiments. Hosted through Blackboard Collaborate.

Teaching with Technology Day - a day-long event offering hands-on sessions for technology-mediated teaching and learning (typically offered in May)

Instructional Skills Workshop Online (ISW-O) - six week online workshop that prepares instructors for facilitating online learning experiences (typically offered in the Spring)

Supported Course Redesign (SCoRe) - opportunity for selected faculty to transform a fully face-to-face large-enrollment, foundational course into a blended offering, with the full support of a course redesign team

eLearning Resources

eLearning Toolkit


A collection of eLearning concepts and technologies at Western University.

Online Learner Orientation Modules

Taking an online course offers flexibility in learning, but also requires independent learning skills. The following lessons help students prepare for online learning experiences. 

Western Active Learning Spaces (WALS)

Western Active Learning Spaces (WALS) are general-use active learning classrooms that can be booked directly through the WALS website.

For WALS questions and support, please contact wals@uwo.ca.