This course is for LSSU faculty and adjuncts who are interested in teaching online and want some guidelines on how to present their course content in an online environment.
It contains several topics that are key to quality course design and delivery, from the emergent planning during a crisis to developing and maintaining high-quality online courses.
This course is setup to be self paced, consisting of the following six modules:
Module 1: Characteristics of Online/Blended courses
Module 2: Course Design
Module 3: Course Components
Module 4: Course Management
Module 5: Designing with Equity in mind
Module 6: Evaluation and Continuous Improvement
The primary source for this course is the document, "Delivering High-Quality Instruction online in response to COVID-19 Faculty Playbook" created by leading experts on Online teaching and sponsored by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. It has been referenced in the course site. Information from various other sites have also been included and referenced in the References tab.
You are welcome to practice in one of your own courses, or if you would like a practice course created for you, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.