Current activities

 

Trainings offered by the University of Lucerne

 

NASCOSTO

Dates: 

Course dates:

14 October 2022, 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
21 October 2022, 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.

Mode: remote

Registration deadline: 30 September 2022

More info

Registration

Should you need further information please contact:
Nadia Bühler
Programme Coordinator Digital Skills
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 3.A10, T +41 41 229 55 87
nadia.buehler@unilu.ch

INTRODUCTION TO SHINY IN R

Dates: 

Course dates:

14 October 2022, 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
21 October 2022, 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.

Mode: remote

Registration deadline: 30 September 2022

More info

Registration

Should you need further information please contact:
Nadia Bühler
Programme Coordinator Digital Skills
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 3.A10, T +41 41 229 55 87
nadia.buehler@unilu.ch

BUILDING PACKAGES IN R AND VERSION CONTROL

Course dates:

4 November 2022, 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.

Mode: remote

Registration deadline: 21 October 2022

More info

Registration

Should you need further information please contact:
Nadia Bühler
Programme Coordinator Digital Skills
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 3.A10, T +41 41 229 55 87
nadia.buehler@unilu.ch

INFORMATION VISUALIZATIONS IN R

Course dates:

18 November 2022, 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
25 November 2022, 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.

Mode: remote

Registration deadline: 4 November 2022

More info

Registration

Should you need further information please contact:
Nadia Bühler
Programme Coordinator Digital Skills
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 3.A10, T +41 41 229 55 87
nadia.buehler@unilu.ch

INTRODUCTION TO WEB SCRAPING AND TEXT ANALYSIS IN R

Course dates:

2 December 2022, 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.

Mode: remote

Registration deadline: 18 November 2022

More info

Registration

Should you need further information please contact:
Nadia Bühler
Programme Coordinator Digital Skills
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 3.A10, T +41 41 229 55 87
nadia.buehler@unilu.ch

Trainings offered by USI

Future courses will be communicated shortly. In the meantime, you can have a look at the past activities below.

Trainings offered by SUPSI

Future courses will be communicated shortly. In the meantime, you can have a look at the past activities below. 

Past activities

 

2021/2022

 

Activities offered by SUPSI

 

NASCOSTO

For whom? Lecturers and faculty members with teaching responsibilities.

How? Each webinar will be held in English and will last one hour, including a Q&A session. To register, please fill in the online registration form at this link—see registration deadlines below: https://www.wooclap.com/SUPSIWEBINAR

Where? On Zoom. Registered attendees will receive the link one week before the event.

When?

Thursday, March 10, 5:00 pm;
Friday, March 11, 12:30 pm

Description of the course

As instructors, our challenge is not to wall off distractions but to cultivate attention and help students to use it in the service of meaningful learning. This webinar will present strategies that will help instructors to deliberately cultivate attention in the face-to-face and online classroom.

Registration deadline: February 28, 2022

Should you need further information please contact:
Fabrizio Fornara, Ph.D.
Educational developer
fabrizio.fornara@supsi.ch
T +41 58 666 60 85

Webinar: Distracted? How to get and keep students’ attention in class and online

For whom? Lecturers and faculty members with teaching responsibilities.

How? Each webinar will be held in English and will last one hour, including a Q&A session. To register, please fill in the online registration form at this link—see registration deadlines below: https://www.wooclap.com/SUPSIWEBINAR

Where? On Zoom. Registered attendees will receive the link one week before the event.

When?

Thursday, March 10, 5:00 pm;
Friday, March 11, 12:30 pm

Course description:

As instructors, our challenge is not to wall off distractions but to cultivate attention and help students to use it in the service of meaningful learning. This webinar will present strategies that will help instructors to deliberately cultivate attention in the face-to-face and online classroom.

Registration deadline: February 28, 2022

Should you need further information please contact:
Fabrizio Fornara, Ph.D.
Educational developer
fabrizio.fornara@supsi.ch
T +41 58 666 60 85

Webinar: One step at a time. Small teaching strategies for big improvements to your course design and teaching practices

For whom? Lecturers and faculty members with teaching responsibilities.

How? Each webinar will be held in English and will last one hour, including a Q&A session. To register, please fill in the online registration form at this link—see registration deadlines below: https://www.wooclap.com/SUPSIWEBINAR

Where? On Zoom. Registered attendees will receive the link one week before the event.

When?

Thursday, March 24, 5:00 pm;
Friday, March 25, 12:30 pm

Course description

One way to foster fundamental pedagogical improvement is through incremental change, by attending to the small, everyday decisions we make as we design our courses, engage in classroom practice, and communicate with students. This webinar will present strategies for improving student learning with a series of small-scale changes that can be put into practice by instructors in any discipline.

Registration deadline: March 14, 2022

Should you need further information please contact:
Fabrizio Fornara, Ph.D.
Educational developer
fabrizio.fornara@supsi.ch
T +41 58 666 60 85

Webinar: Dynamic lecturing. Enhance lecture effectiveness with easy to incorporate teaching strategies

For whom? Lecturers and faculty members with teaching responsibilities.

How? Each webinar will be held in English and will last one hour, including a Q&A session. To register, please fill in the online registration form at this link—see registration deadlines below: https://www.wooclap.com/SUPSIWEBINAR

Where? On Zoom. Registered attendees will receive the link one week before the event.

When?

Thursday, April 7, 5:00 pm;
Friday, April 8, 12:30 pm

Course description

Is the lecture an outmoded teaching method that inhibits active learning or it is a potentially powerful tool for student learning? Research shows that the effectiveness of the lecture can be greatly enhanced when combined with active learning techniques. This webinar will offer tips on what constitutes effective lecturing and will present strategies that help to foster student engagement and learning.

Registration deadline: March 28, 2022

Should you need further information please contact:
Fabrizio Fornara, Ph.D.
Educational developer
fabrizio.fornara@supsi.ch
T +41 58 666 60 85

Webinar: Think-vote-share: Create an active learning environment using classroom response systems

For whom? Lecturers and faculty members with teaching responsibilities.

How? Each webinar will be held in English and will last one hour, including a Q&A session. To register, please fill in the online registration form at this link—see registration deadlines below: https://www.wooclap.com/SUPSIWEBINAR

Where? On Zoom. Registered attendees will receive the link one week before the event.

When?

Thursday, April 21, 5:00 pm;
Friday, April 22, 12:30 pm

Course descritption:

Students learn better and retain knowledge longer when they are engaged and actively process content. This webinar will present practical advice on how to create a student-centered learning environment using classroom response systems (clickers), an interactive technology that enables instructors to pose frequent questions and immediately collect responses from every student in a class.

Registration deadline: April 11, 2022

Should you need further information please contact:
Fabrizio Fornara, Ph.D.
Educational developer
fabrizio.fornara@supsi.ch
T +41 58 666 60 85

Webinar: Sondaggi istantanei per l’attivazione e il coinvolgimento degli studenti durante le lezioni sincrone
Webinar: Come catturare e sostenere l’attenzione degli studenti durante le lezioni sincrone
Webinar: Piccoli cambiamenti che possono fare la differenza, in aula e lungo tutto il percorso formativo
Webinar: Come sfruttare al meglio il potenziale didattico della lezione frontale
Webinar: Suggerimenti e strategie per una gestione efficace della relazione con i singoli e il gruppo
Webinar: Risorse digitali per l’insegnamento e l’apprendimento che (forse) non conosci

Activities offered by USI

Web scraping with R

Dates: 

4 March 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.
5 March 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.

Mode: tbd

Registration deadline: 18 February 2022

Registration and more info

Photoshop

Workshop offered within the context of the “USI Summer Campus 2021”

Stop Motion Animation

Workshop offered within the “USI Summer Campus 2021”

Video Editing with Filmora

Workshop offered within the “USI Summer Campus 2021”

Financial Data with R

Workshop given within the “USI Summer Campus 2021”

(Category: Digicamp – workshop given by students to students)

Excel for data analysis

Workshop given within the “USI Summer Campus 2021”

(Category: Digicamp – workshop given by students to students)

In Design

Workshop given within the “USI Summer Campus 2021”

(Category: Digicamp – workshop given by students to students)

Introduction to R

Workshop given within the “USI Summer Campus 2021”

(Category: Digicamp – workshop given by students to students)

Lightroom

Workshop given within the “USI Summer Campus 2021”

(Category: Digicamp – workshop given by students to students)

Music Production

Workshop given within the “USI Summer Campus 2021”

(Category: Digicamp – workshop given by students to students)

Python for data analyisis

Workshop given within the “USI Summer Campus 2021”

(Category: Digicamp – workshop given by students to students)

Video Editing with Davinci

Workshop given within the “USI Summer Campus 2021”

(Category: Digicamp – workshop given by students to students)

Wordpress for e-commerce

Workshop given within the “USI Summer Campus 2021”

(Category: Digicamp – workshop given by students to students)

Canva

Workshop given within the “USI Summer Campus 2021”

(Category: Digicamp – workshop given by students to students)

NASCOSTO

More info coming soon

Photoshop (Summer 2022)

What?

This workshop is held within the “Digital Media Lab” programme – Check the workshop content here.

For whom?
Bachelor, Master and PhD students
When?
The Digital Media Lab activities will take place within the USI Summer Campus (11-23 July 2022). Exact dates and time can be found on the event schedule.
Where?
USI Campus Lugano

For more info please contact:
Branislava Trifkovic
Project coordinator “Universities as learning communites: the path to digital transformation”
branislava.trifkovic@usi.ch
tel +41 58 666 4946

Video production with Filmora (Summer 2022)

What?

This workshop is held within the “Digital Media Lab” programme – Check the workshop content here.

For whom?
Bachelor, Master and PhD students
When?
The Digital Media Lab activities will take place within the USI Summer Campus (11-23 July 2022). Exact dates and time can be found on the event schedule.
Where?
USI Campus Lugano

For more info please contact:
Branislava Trifkovic
Project coordinator “Universities as learning communites: the path to digital transformation”
branislava.trifkovic@usi.ch
tel +41 58 666 4946

More info coming soon

Stop motion animation with Stop Motion Studio (Summer 2022)

What?

This workshop is held within the “Digital Media Lab” programme – Check the workshop content here.

For whom?
Bachelor, Master and PhD students
When?
The Digital Media Lab activities will take place within the USI Summer Campus (11-23 July 2022). Exact dates and time can be found on the event schedule.
Where?
USI Campus Lugano

For more info please contact:
Branislava Trifkovic
Project coordinator “Universities as learning communites: the path to digital transformation”
branislava.trifkovic@usi.ch
tel +41 58 666 4946

More info coming soon

Audio production with Audacity (Summer 2022)

What?

This workshop is held within the “Digital Media Lab” programme – Check the workshop content here.

For whom?
Bachelor, Master and PhD students
When?
The Digital Media Lab activities will take place within the USI Summer Campus (11-23 July 2022). Exact dates and time can be found on the event schedule.
Where?
USI Campus Lugano

For more info please contact:
Branislava Trifkovic
Project coordinator “Universities as learning communites: the path to digital transformation”
branislava.trifkovic@usi.ch
tel +41 58 666 4946

More info coming soon

Photography and smart editing (Summer 2022)

What?

This workshop is held within the “Digital Media Lab” programme – Check the workshop content here.

For whom?
Bachelor, Master and PhD students
When?
The Digital Media Lab activities will take place within the USI Summer Campus (11-23 July 2022). Exact dates and time can be found on the event schedule.
Where?
USI Campus Lugano

For more info please contact:
Branislava Trifkovic
Project coordinator “Universities as learning communites: the path to digital transformation”
branislava.trifkovic@usi.ch
tel +41 58 666 4946

More info coming soon

Introduction to Python (Summer 2022)

What?
This workshop is held within the “Digicamp” programme. More details about the workshop content can be found here.

For whom?
Bachelor, Master and PhD students
When?
The “Digicamp” activities will take place within the USI Summer Campus (11-23 July 2022). Exact dates and time can be found on the event schedule.
Where?
USI Campus Lugano

For more info please contact:
Branislava Trifkovic
Project coordinator “Universities as learning communites: the path to digital transformation”
branislava.trifkovic@usi.ch
tel +41 58 666 4946

Digital storytelling (Summer 2022)

What?
This workshop is held within the “Digicamp” programme. Additional information about the workshop content can be found here.

For whom?
Bachelor, Master and PhD students
When?
The “Digicamp” activities will take place within the USI Summer Campus (11-23 July 2022). Exact dates and time can be found on the event schedule.
Where?
USI Campus Lugano

For more info please contact:
Branislava Trifkovic
Project coordinator “Universities as learning communites: the path to digital transformation”
branislava.trifkovic@usi.ch
tel +41 58 666 4946

Data analysis and visualization with Excel (Summer 2022)

What?

This workshop is held within the “Digicamp” programme. More information about the workshop content can be found here.

For whom?
Bachelor, Master and PhD students
When?
The “Digicamp” activities will take place within the USI Summer Campus (11-23 July 2022). Exact dates and time can be found on the event schedule.
Where?
USI Campus Lugano

For more info please contact:
Branislava Trifkovic
Project coordinator “Universities as learning communites: the path to digital transformation”
branislava.trifkovic@usi.ch
tel +41 58 666 4946

From photoshooot to lightroom editing (Summer 2022)

What?

Thi workshop is held within the “Digicamp” programme. More information about the workshop can be found here.

For whom?
Bachelor, Master and PhD students
When?
The “Digicamp” activities will take place within the USI Summer Campus (11-23 July 2022). Exact dates and time can be found on the event schedule.
Where?
USI Campus Lugano

For more info please contact:
Branislava Trifkovic
Project coordinator “Universities as learning communites: the path to digital transformation”
branislava.trifkovic@usi.ch
tel +41 58 666 4946

Activities offered by the University of Lucerne

Web scraping with R

Dates: 

4 March 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.
5 March 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.

Mode: tbd

Registration deadline: 18 February 2022

Registration and more info

Big data analytics

For whom? The courses are open to all Master, doctoral and postdoctoral students

When?

9 March 2021, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.
10 March 2021, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.
17 March 2021, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.
18 March 2021, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.

Mode (online/in presence): tbd

Registration deadline: 22 February

Registration and more info about the course

Should you need further information please contact:
Nadia Bühler
Programme Coordinator Digital Skills
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 3.A10, T +41 41 229 55 87
nadia.buehler@unilu.ch

Introduction to Programming for App Development

Course given in November 2021

Modality: remote

Duration: 2.5 days

App development

For whom? The courses are open to all Master, doctoral and postdoctoral students

When?

11 May 2021, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
12 May 2021, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
19 May 2021, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
20 May 2021, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Mode (online/in presence): tbd

Registration deadline: 26 April 2022

Registration and more info about the course

Should you need further information please contact:
Nadia Bühler
Programme Coordinator Digital Skills
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 3.A10, T +41 41 229 55 87
nadia.buehler@unilu.ch

Spatial Data analysis for social scientists

Course given in April/May 2021

Modality: remote

Duration: 2 days

Social Media Data Mining with Python

Course given in May 2021.

Modality: remote

Duration: 2 days

Data Journalism

Course given in April 2021

Modality: remote

Duration: 2 days

Introduction to Python

Course given in October/November 2021

Modality: remote

Duration: 2 days

Quantitative Text Analysis for Beginners using R

Course given in October 2021

Modality: remote

Duration: 3 days

Introduction to machine learning in R

For whom? The courses are open to all Master, doctoral and postdoctoral students

When?

6 May 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.
13 May 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.

Mode (online/in presence): tbd

Registration deadline: 22 April 2022

Registration and more info about the course

Should you need further information please contact:
Nadia Bühler
Programme Coordinator Digital Skills
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 3.A10, T +41 41 229 55 87
nadia.buehler@unilu.ch

Creating Academic Personal Websites using RMarkdown and GitHub

Course given in April 2022

Modality: remote

Duration: 1.5 days

Researching and assessing digital trade restrictions

For whom? The courses are open to all Master, doctoral and postdoctoral students

When?

13 April 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.
14 April 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.

Mode (online/in presence): tbd

Registration deadline: 28 March 2022

Registration and more info about the course

Should you need further information please contact:
Nadia Bühler
Programme Coordinator Digital Skills
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 3.A10, T +41 41 229 55 87
nadia.buehler@unilu.ch

 

Creating web application in R using Shiny

For whom? The courses are open to all Master, doctoral and postdoctoral students

When?

1  April 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.
8 April 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.

Mode (online/in presence): tbd

Registration deadline: 18 March 2022

Registration and more info about the course

Should you need further information please contact:
Nadia Bühler
Programme Coordinator Digital Skills
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 3.A10, T +41 41 229 55 87
nadia.buehler@unilu.ch

Populism in the time of computational social sciences
For whom? The courses are open to all Master, doctoral and postdoctoral students

When? 

28 March 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.
29 March 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.

Mode: tbd

Registration deadline: 13 March

Registration and more info about the course

Should you need further information please contact:
Nadia Bühler
Programme Coordinator Digital Skills
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 3.A10, T +41 41 229 55 87
nadia.buehler@unilu.ch

Computational Game Theory

Course given in March 2022

Modality: remote

Duration: 2 days

Working with Twitter data in R
For whom? The courses are open to all Master, doctoral and postdoctoral students

When? 

7 March 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.
8 March 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.

Mode (online/in presence): tbd

Registration deadline: 20 February 2022

Registration and more info about the course

Should you need further information please contact:
Nadia Bühler
Programme Coordinator Digital Skills
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 3.A10, T +41 41 229 55 87
nadia.buehler@unilu.ch
Web scraping with R
For whom? The courses are open to all Master, doctoral and postdoctoral students

When? 

4 March 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.
5 March 2022, 9.15 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.

Mode (online/in presence): tbd

Registration deadline: 18 February 2022

Registration and more info about the course

Should you need further information please contact:
Nadia Bühler
Programme Coordinator Digital Skills
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 3.A10, T +41 41 229 55 87
nadia.buehler@unilu.ch