Book Title: Online Course Development

Subtitle: Creating Robust Educational Experiences Online

Author: Emily Ballantyne

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Book Description: This resource guide is designed to help course developers plan the design of their online course from a student-centred perspective. It is a development guide, meaning that it will help you lay the foundation you need to find success with designing a course for an online context. It is meant to be used at the planning stage of the process, before you formally start your design. After working through the resource, you should have the foundational outline and plan you need to start developing a course in your learning management system.

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Book Information

Book Description

Purpose of this Resource

This resource guide is designed to help course developers plan the design of their online course from a student-centred perspective. It is a development guide, meaning that it will help you lay the foundation you need to find success with designing a course for an online context. It is meant to be used at the planning stage of the process, before you formally start your design. After working through the resource, you should have the foundational outline and plan you need to start developing a course in your learning management system.

Audience of this Resource

Its primary audience is faculty members who are designing and delivering their courses online. In addition, this resource is also available to online learning support staff who may use it to support their own institutional processes, including teaching and learning centre staff, instructional designers, graphic designers, and other professionals that support the development of online learning.

Using this Resource for Course Development

This resource is meant to be flexible for different uses. It can be used independently by a faculty member working on their own classes, or it can be adopted whole or in part to support institutional course development. It also is intended to be used by members of the Mount Saint Vincent University community as they develop online courses for our Teaching and Learning Centre.

Author

Emily Ballantyne

License

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Online Course Development by Teaching and Learning Centre, Mount Saint Vincent University is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.

Subject

Curriculum planning and development

Metadata

Title
Online Course Development
Author
Emily Ballantyne
Editors
Erin Chapman and Ujjwal Sethi
Contributors
Aaron Matte; Michael McGuire; and Laurie Reed
License

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Online Course Development by Teaching and Learning Centre, Mount Saint Vincent University is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.

Online Course Development: Crafting Robust Educational Experiences Online by Teaching and Learning Centre, Mount Saint Vincent University is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial Share Alike 4.0 International license , except where otherwise noted.

Primary Subject
Curriculum planning and development
Additional Subject(s)
Higher education, tertiary education
Publisher
Mount Saint Vincent University
Publication Date
February 2, 2022