Designing Online Learning

Course code TEHE6050
Not available in 2015

Description

Participants will be involved in the development of course material which effectively utilises the online environment of delivery. The impact of the learning environment on students will be considered as well as the issues associated with distance learning. The strategies for effective management of the student learning in the online and distance environment will also be covered.

Availability

Not currently available.

This Course was last offered in Semester 2 - 2014.

Learning Outcomes

1. Identify principles and peculiarities of online teaching;

2. Design a course in Blackboard in their area of expertise;

3. Design learning activities and materials which enhance online distance learning;

4. Design aappropriate online assessment for their course; and

5. Reflect on how their beliefs and ideas about online learning are linked to their teaching practice.

Content

  1. Instructional design.
  2. Tools and technologies.
  3. Course development.
  4. Building a learning community.
  5. Assessment.
  6. Course Administration.
  7. Plagiarism issues.
  8. Policies impacting on online and distance learning courses.

Requisites

This course is only available to students enrolled in the Graduate Certificate in Practice of Tertiary Teaching program.

Assumed Knowledge

TEHE6010 and TEHE6020

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Essays / Written Assignments

Contact Hours

Self-Directed Learning

Online 10 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

This course is offered Online.