Online Course Design

The aim of this course is to introduce educators, instructional designers, and e-learning designers to the basic principles of designing and delivering online courses. A step by step process will be followed during the course with a strong hands-on approach. Participants will have the opportunity to design and pilot a brief online course in an area of their interest. Areas to be covered include learner and content analysis, mapping learning outcomes with learning designs, identifying the right ICT tools to facilitate online learning, participating in online debates and social networks, and assessment of online learning.




1. Foundations of Online Course Design

2. Setting up an Online Course

3. Creating and Implementing an Online Course

4. Evaluating Learning