The University of Edinburgh

How to Create an Online Course

Taught in English

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Andrés Ordorica
Lizzy Garner-Foy
Marcello Crolla

Instructors: Andrés Ordorica


(101 reviews)

Intermediate level

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7 hours to complete
3 weeks at 2 hours a week
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There are 2 modules in this course

In this first week, we will look at how to identify a target audience using personas, design active learning opportunities into your course, and write with a clear narrative voice that will appeal to a global audience.

What's included

4 videos10 readings2 quizzes4 discussion prompts

In this second week, we will focus on how to create content that is engaging, open and accessible. We will also look at digital tools you can use to enhance your learning materials.

What's included

5 videos15 readings2 quizzes2 discussion prompts


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4.6 (41 ratings)
Andrés Ordorica
The University of Edinburgh
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