News and Press

Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 15:15

UBC’s Academy of Translational Medicine (ATM) is excited to announce that its proposal, Micro-credentials in Regulatory Affairs for the Life Sciences, has been awarded $157,093 by the BC Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training (MAEST).

Friday, November 5, 2021 - 11:00

Courses in extended reality (XR) will help open new career opportunities in Vancouver in the fast-growing XR development industry.

Vancouver, British Columbia, Novemver 5, 2021 -- University of British Columbia Extended Learning (UBC ExL) and Circuit Stream have partnered to offer extended reality (XR) training programs targeted to BC learners. The hands-on, project-based courses are designed to help students earn several credentials certifying their skills in the rapidly growing 3D technology market.

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 12:15

Offered in conjunction with the UBC Departments of Computer Science and Statistics, the UBC Certificate in Key Capabilities in Data Science is 100% online and provides a flexible, part-time curriculum for early- and mid-career learners.

UBC Extended Learning has launched a new certificate program designed for busy adult learners who may not have a technology background but who would like to gain a solid foundation in data science.

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 12:30

Offered in conjunction with the UBC Department of Computer Science, Introduction to Systematic Program Design in Python are 100% online and provide foundational skills for early- and mid-career learners.

UBC Extended Learning has launched a new program aimed at adult learners who are considering a career in software development or need to boost their programming skills for their career, but who don’t have a computer science background.

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 14:30

UBC Extended Learning has joined the Canada Skills Program, a collaboration between Microsoft Canada and 12 Canadian colleges and universities. The program delivers training and curriculum in cloud computing, artificial intelligence, and other digital skills.

Program courses, which will be offered by Extended Learning starting in 2021, prepare learners for Microsoft Azure certifications, and offer students the opportunity to graduate with in-demand data analytics, AI and cloud computing skills.


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