Course Design Assistance
Explore resources to develop, redesign, and face-to-face, blended and online courses.
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LIFE 2018 Annual Report
View highlights from the Learning Innovation and Faculty Engagement during the 2017-2018 academic year. 
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Blackboard Helpdesk assists UM faculty, staff, and students with their online teaching and learning needs.


Academic Technologies is focused on the teaching and learning side of IT. We work closely with faculty and students on projects related to teaching and learning. We support computer labs, reading capture, student technology support, instructional design, and learning platforms that enhance online and technology-enriched courses.

The Learning Innovation and Faculty Engagement team partners with faculty members, academic units, and other university stakeholders to advance the culture of teaching and learning at the U.
The Learning Platforms team manages and supports a variety of online technologies that faculty use to teach courses. They also focus on integrating new platforms that elevate the student experience. 

The Medical Education team assists with the educational mission of medical faculty and their students. This includes the design and support of classroom and communication technologies.

The Student Support Services has several responsibilities, from managing multiple computer labs and the Student Technology Help Desk, which provides a wide range of IT support for students.