Workshop:  The Honors College Faculty Certification

Course ID - CTD0416

Short Title: The Honors College

(Course ID, Reference #, or Keyword title can be used to find and register for this course in Odyssey) 

Audience:   Faculty
Length of Workshop:    8 hours

* Approved CT&D Workshop for Faculty Professional Development hours.

Description: The Honors College Faculty Certification Workshop is a unique professional development seminar that will provide an opportunity to celebrate good teaching; promote an attitude of introspection and self-appraisal whereby participants can seriously review and contemplate their attitudes, methods, and behaviors as Honors College faculty; practice analysis of instructional problems and the development of solutions; identify transferable ideas and the universal principles of teaching honors courses; and build a network of communication among Honors College faculty. 



 As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Differentiate among The Honors College, Honors Courses and Honors Option Projects (HOPS)
  • Understand their own attitudes, methods and behaviors related to honors students and courses
  • Practice analysis of instructional  problems and the development of solutions
  • Identify transferable ideas and instructional strategies across disciplines and/or campuses
  • Build a network of communication among honors College faculty
  • Understand the unique role of faculty in The Honors College
  • Describe the characteristics and concerns of Honors College students


Reference #

Meeting Days/Time



 01/25/13 752792

8:00am - 4:30pm

Participants are expected to complete an online portion of the workshop following the face to face meeting which will be available from 1/25/13 through 2/8/13

 Wolfson/3208-09 Diego Tibaquira
Will Dukes
Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0416
Course Title: The Honors College
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.