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Skills you will gain

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Learner Career Outcomes

47%

started a new career after completing these courses

31%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

14%

got a pay increase or promotion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 19 hours to complete

Suggested: 6 Weeks, 3-4 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Instructors

Instructor rating4.65/5 (22 Ratings)Info
Image of instructor, Associate Professor Simon McIntyre

Associate Professor Simon McIntyre 

Associate Dean Education
UNSW Sydney | Art & Design
66,105 Learners
3 Courses
Image of instructor, Dr Negin Mirriahi

Dr Negin Mirriahi 

Academic Developer, Learning and Teaching Unit (formerly)
Adjunct Lecturer, School of Education
32,234 Learners
1 Course

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UNSW Sydney (The University of New South Wales)

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Why is Online Teaching Important + Open and Institutionally Supported Technologies

4 hours to complete
12 videos (Total 54 min), 6 readings, 6 quizzes
12 videos
Overview1m
Key Concept - Why is Online Teaching Important?3m
Case Study - Why is Online Teaching Important? (Optional)6m
Case Study - Learning Online from a Student Perspective (Optional)8m
Overview1m
Key Concept - Open and Institutionally Supported Technologies5m
Case Study - Using Google Sites to Build Online Portfolios (K-12) (Optional)9m
Case Study - Learning Management System or the Open Web? (Optional)5m
Assignment 1 Tips - How to Get the Most from the Assignment4m
Assignment 1 Tips - Evidence and Referencing3m
Assignment 1 Tips - Giving Constructive Feedback2m
6 readings
How to Get Started!10m
Course Overview10m
Assignments, Activities and Personalised Recommendations10m
Special Thanks and Acknowledgements10m
Module 1 Useful Links and Resources10m
Module 2 Useful Links and Resources10m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Planning Online Learning + Online Learning Activities

3 hours to complete
16 videos (Total 101 min), 2 readings, 5 quizzes
16 videos
Key Concept - Planning Online Learning4m
Case Study - Planning Your Online Class (Optional)5m
Case Study - The Flipped Classroom (Optional)8m
Case Study - Using Online Environments for Teaching Large Classes (Optional)7m
Overview53s
Key Concept - Online Learning Activities1m
Case Study - Video Conferencing in Museum Education (K-12) (Optional)9m
Case Study - Considerations for Choosing Technology (Optional)5m
Case Study - Teaching with Web 2.0 Technologies: Twitter, Wikis and Blogs (Optional)8m
Case Study - Using Online Lectures to Support Active Learning (Optional)7m
Case Study - iLabs - Online Access to Remote Laboratories (Optional)7m
Case Study - Using Flickr as an Online Classroom (Optional)9m
Case Study - Using Blogs for Peer Feedback and Discussion (Optional)7m
Case Study - Teaching Using Scenario Based Simulations in Second Life (Optional)6m
Case Study - Using Online Communities to Foster Collaboration in Visual Arts (K-12) (Optional)8m
2 readings
Module 3 Useful Links and Resources10m
Module 4 Useful Links and Resources10m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Online Assessment Strategies + Online Resources

3 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 63 min), 2 readings, 5 quizzes
11 videos
Key Concept - Online Assessment Strategies3m
Case Study - Formative Online Assessment in Medicine (Optional)10m
Case Study - Using Audio Feedback (Optional)8m
Case Study - Using ePortfolios as a Reflective Teaching Tool (Optional)7m
Overview1m
Key Concept - Online Resources4m
Case Study - Integrating Online Resources into Your Teaching (Optional)6m
Case Study - Understanding Creative Commons (Optional)8m
Case Study - Creating eBooks for Distance Education (Optional)3m
Case Study - Hippocrates. Online Medical Tutorials (Optional)8m
2 readings
Module 5 Useful Links and Resources10m
Module 6 Useful Links and Resources10m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Engaging and Motivating Students + Evaluation Strategies

4 hours to complete
19 videos (Total 93 min), 2 readings, 6 quizzes
19 videos
Key Concept - Engaging and Motivating Students4m
Case Study - Engaging and Motivating Students (Optional)6m
Case Study - Online Teamwork and Collaboration (Optional)5m
Case Study - Conducting Effective Online Discussions (Optional)6m
Case Study - Managing Your Time when Teaching Online (Optional)4m
Case Study - Using Wikis for Student Collaboration (Optional)7m
Case Study - Increasing Student Engagement Using Podcasts (Optional)5m
Case Study - Flipped Language Class (Optional)7m
Case Study - Fostering Student Engagement with Stile (K-12) (Optional)8m
Overview1m
Key Concept - Evaluation Strategies3m
Case Study - Learning Analytics to Inform Teaching Practice (Optional)7m
Assignment 2 Tips - How to Get the Most from the Assignment4m
Assignment 2 Tips - How to Assess Criterion 13m
Assignment 2 Tips - How to Assess Criterion 23m
Assignment 2 Tips - How to Assess Criterion 34m
Assignment 2 Tips - How to Assess Criterion 43m
Assignment 2 Tips - How to Assess Criterion 53m
2 readings
Module 7 Useful Links and Resources10m
Module 8 Useful Links and Resources10m
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Top reviews from Learning to Teach Online

By FLNov 30th 2019

This course was excellent, the amount of information and tools they provide us are wonderful. The Simon and Negin, Course Instructors show great knowledge and professionalism. Thanks for everything.

By LTJun 22nd 2017

Very good course that has given an overview of using and implementing web tools appropriately to optimize students' performance in their academic experience leading to become an independent learner.

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