Academic Development Centre

Catalyzing excellence and innovation in teaching, learning, and the use of educational technology


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Strategic Commitments

  1. ADC supports MRU faculty in their pursuit of high-quality teaching and learning.
  2. ADC teams and services are aligned to support the MRU Academic Plan.
  3. ADC fosters an environment for innovation. We appropriately balance creativity with reasonable risks.
  4. ADC provides leadership in cultivating community across MRU and purposefully engages in external educational networks.

The Academic Development Centre promotes teaching excellence and innovation by providing a range of services and expertise to faculty and staff at Mount Royal University. Our services include support for the following:

  • classroom and online teaching
  • the use of learning technologies for faculty and students
  • curriculum development and principles of assessment
  • support for scholarly practice in teaching and learning
  • web-based instructional design
  • media production
  • audio/video conferencing

The Centre provides leadership, instructional design and curriculum development support, project planning and development assistance, technological expertise and media production support to a number of projects which are funded by both internal and external sources.

Members of the unit are active participants on internal and external committees which range from informal discussion groups to provincial advisory boards. They seek to actively profile the institution through presentations, open houses and individual consultations.

Learn more about our services and programs by exploring this website or by visiting us in person.


Monday to Friday
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

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P: 403.440.6042
F: 403.440.8996