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Adjunct Orientation

We hold orientation sessions for adjunct faculty once per semester. Topics we cover include:

  • Introduction to campus resources
  • Course design, goals & objectives, syllabi, lesson plans
  • Cheating, plagiarism, and disruptive conduct
  • The diverse classroom environment
  • Instructional methodologies and assessment techniques
  • Technology such as PowerPoint and Webcourses@UCF Grades
  • Teaching models and instructional methods.

Attendance is limited to forty participants, so please register early.

Adjunct Faculty Learning Community

We also organize a Faculty Learning Community (FLC) for adjuncts each semester. The meetings are informal discussions about teaching and learning issues, and you will have the chance to meet part-time faculty from other disciplines. The adjunct FLC meets four times over the semester. Adjunct faculty who attend all four sessions and successfully complete the deliverables will receive a $200 grant:

  1. Revise at least one lecture to embed multiple learning activities
  2. Revise one assignment for greater transparency of expectations
  3. Revise your syllabus for greater transparency as an aid to learning.

Fall 2020 Adjunct Orientations

Thursday, August 20, 1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Thursday, August 20, 6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.

Also, please feel free to make an individual appointment with fctl@ucf.edu.

The Adjunct Orientation is held via Zoom videoconference.

To register, please send the following information to fctl@ucf.edu:

  1. Your name
  2. Your department
  3. Which date you’d like to attend

Fall 2020 Adjunct FLC

On Wednesday evenings, 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
9/2, 9/23, 10/14, 11/4

The Adjunct FLC is held via Zoom videoconference.

To register, please send the following information to fctl@ucf.edu:

  1. Your name
  2. Your department