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Introduction to Course Design (23SP-ICD-2) is a Course

Introduction to Course Design (23SP-ICD-2)

Apr 29, 2023 - May 27, 2023
3 credits

$85 Enroll

Full course description

Description

The power of an online course comes from careful planning and intentional design. Blending the concepts of backward design with universal design with hands-on practice, you'll gain mastery in the skills needed to purposefully design an engaging, high-quality online course that captures--and keeps--your students' attention. You'll leave with a robust plan and the solid foundation of your newly envisioned course.

Outcomes

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • discuss the value of using the OEI Course Design Rubric to design a quality online course,
  • use backward design principles to start a course plan;
  • plan online learning units with measurable outcomes;
  • determine "next steps" for building an online course.

Fulfills

This course is the introductory course of the Online Teaching & Design Certificate, and fulfills Section A: Course Design.  

Duration: 4 weeks facilitated asynchronous 

Time Commitment: approximately 10 hours per week, for a total of 40 hours

Level of Difficulty: Intermediate. To get the most from this course, you should have some familiarity with online teaching and with Canvas. This course is a recommended starting point for the Online Teaching & Design Certificate. 

Optional Continuing Education Credit

Participants in this course can seek optional graduate-level university credits by dual-enrolling.  A separate fee to the university for graduate-level credit will apply.  To learn more, visit FPU CEU Information

 

Your facilitators are:

Ken Cooper image

Ken Cooper, Los Rios Community College District

Gayathri Manikandan image

Gayathri Manikandan, Compton College

Please do not contact facilitators prior to course start date. Any questions please email: support@cvc.edu