McDermott Blended Learning (2018 Archive)


Blending learning in introductory university chemistry I

Poster Session


Christie McDermott – University of Alberta
Yoram Apelblat – University of Alberta
Arthur Mar – University of Alberta
F. Vargas – University of Alberta
N. Nocente – University of Alberta


This poster describes the replacement of selected lectures (electron configurations, Lewis structures, VSEPR) in sections of Introductory University Chemistry I with videos, worksheets, and online formative assessments. Upon completion of the online materials, students chose whether to attend the subsequent lecture periods depending on their mastery of the material.