The Academic Technology Center operates under the auspices of the UWF IT Strategic Plan with the mission of ensuring quality distance and distributed teaching and learning at the University of West Florida. The Academic Technology Center serves as a catalyst for the application of new technologies to support teaching, learning, and creative expression.
We are a Faculty Support Center
ATC supports faculty in the design, development, implementation and continuous improvement of quality online and blended courses at UWF. There is substantial research to indicate what constitutes best practices in online/blended course design and delivery to achieve good student learning outcomes and satisfaction. Organizations, such as Quality Matters, the Sloan Consortium, and Educause promote research and best practice for online teaching and learning.