This tutorial is mainly intended for higher education instructors and teaching assistants who are teaching an online course for the first time. However, even experienced online instructors might find helpful recommendations and best practices too.
The tutorial includes the following sections:
Planning: Designing a Syllabus and a Class Schedule (templates of each of them are included).
Content Delivery: Multiple ways in which you can deliver the instructional content such as articles, podcasts, narrated presentations, etc.
Class Activities: Individual and group engaging activities to provide practice opportunities to your students so they can master the content and acquire the expected knowledge and skills.
Student Assessment: Ways to assess whether your students are learning the expected course objectives.
Course Evaluation: Conducting a formative and a summative evaluation of your course to continuously improve it.