Full course description
Accelerated course to help faculty design an online course. Course is fully online, requires no requisite knowledge and will take 12-15 hours to complete. Faculty will then work independently or with a instructional designer to complete the construction of their course. Faculty will have 60 days from course start to submit a link to completed course.
The course provides an overview of effective teaching strategies and techniques for revising or creating course learning objectives, aligning course materials and assessments, developing an online course using Canvas and other tools, structuring your online course content, and engaging students in the online environment. Upon successful completion of this course with an 80% or higher, participants will be awarded a Designing Online@VCU certificate.