Designing Online Learning

The following resources may be useful to faculty who are at the earliest stages of designing an online course. Included in this section are links to general introductory materials, guidelines and templates for mapping your online course structure.

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Online Course Design
Checklist of components for use before, during and after course design.

Online Course Framework
A simple template for mapping learning outcomes, input, activities and assessments. Consult with and Educational Technology specialist or library liaison as part of your design team.

Online Assessment Tips
A short summary of key considerations in design assessment and ensuring academic integrity in online courses.

CTSI Video Tips
Tips on creating good quality video, a comparison of video styles as well as editing and production estimates.

Accessibility Guidelines
Tips and advice to ensure you are reaching all your students.

Syllabus Template
A doc that will download to your computer to edit as needed for your course.

Slides from Course Design Institute

Online Proctoring
Learn about online proctoring to ensure both academic integrity and flexible student access