Our Mission

FITS leverages innovative pedagogical strategies and emergent technology to facilitate transformative course design in collaboration with faculty and academic leadership.​​​​​​

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The DePaul Online Teaching Series (DOTS)

DOTS prepares faculty to design and facilitate outstanding online courses. The program received the 2012 Sloan Consortium Award for Excellence in Faculty Development for Online Teaching.​

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Online Facilitation Essentials (OFE)

OFE provides two weeks of immersive​ online training to help faculty become successful facilitators of existing online and​ hybrid courses.

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Global Learning Experience (GLE)

GLE provides financial and technical support to faculty who ​open their courses to international interactions mediated by technology.

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2018 DOTS Registration is Now Open

Learn more about the DOTS program

July 2018 QM Star Award Recipients

  • Sarah Bockting-Conrad, College of Science and Health
  • Alan Ackmann, LAS
  • Shannon Simonovich, College of Science and Health

View previous QM Star Award recipients

FITS Events

  • This short course is designed to provide you, the online instructor, with some basic tips and best practices for teaching online. Each module has a short practical assignment...
    Location: Online

One-on-One Support

You can now make an appointment with a FITS staff member for help with questions related to D2L, Digication and other tools we support.

Go to Workshops>Individual Appointments and then click on the schedue for the campus you prefer.