Building Digital Capacity


This is a multidisciplinary experiential learning project aimed at connecting current Humber students from various programs and faculties with alumni and industry experts through a series of webinars. The webinars will take place during the Fall 2020 semester and will cover technical topics as well career success interviews with grads and industry experts.

Objectives

  • Build digital capacity by developing the next generation of skills needed to adapt to a digital future.
  • Connect current students with alumni and industry experts.
  • Provide current students with multidisciplinary experiential learning opportunities.

Project Phases & Timelines

Phase 1Project PlanningJune-Aug 2020
Marketing & PromotionAug-Sept 2020
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Phase 2Webinar Series Delivery Sept-Oct 2020
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Phase 3Content creation: blogging, infographics, and video editingSept-Oct 2020
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Phase 4Publishing Dec 2020
Project Wrap-upDec 2020
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Funding

Funding for this project provided by Humber College’s Applied Research & Innovation, and will be used to hire current Humber students as Research Assistants.

Course Assignments & Faculty Leads

CourseFaculty LeadSchool
BUS 2504 Web DevelopmentHanadi AlnawabFaculty of Business
FASH 4500 e-RetailingHanadi AlnawabFaculty of Business
BUS 1500 Business Information SystemsIrina GoreaFaculty of Business
BUS 3003 e-Business Information Systems and TechnologyAmmar Al-QaraghuliFaculty of Business
WRIT 100 College Reading and Writing SkillsHeba Al-SamarrieFaculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences
WRIT 200 Workplace Writing SkillsHeba Al-SamarrieFaculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences
PWRT 5000 Writing Principles: IntroductionMeaghan StrimasFaculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences
PWRT 5505 Professionalism Skills: Internship PreparationMeaghan StrimasFaculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences
PWRT 5500 Writing Principles: AdvancedMeaghan StrimasFaculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Meet the Team!

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Photo Credits

  1. Photo by Ben Kolde on Unsplash
  2. Photo by Brooke Lark on Unsplash
  3. Photo by Alex Knight on Unsplash
  4. Photo by Ilya Pavlov on Unsplash
  5. Photo by Eaters Collective on Unsplash
  6. Photo by Florian Klauer on Unsplash
  7. Photo by Charles Deluvio on Unsplash

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