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Learner Career Outcomes

57%

started a new career after completing these courses

38%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

13%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Course 1 of 5 in the
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Approx. 13 hours to complete
English

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University of California, Irvine

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Module 1

3 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 19 min), 9 readings, 3 quizzes
2 videos
Interview: The Flipped Classroom13m
9 readings
About this Course10m
Pre-Course Survey10m
Introduction and Definitions3m
History of Online Learning10m
Current Models of Virtual Education5m
Evolving Models of Virtual Education5m
Virtual Programs and Organizations5m
Optional Readings and Resources 30m
Module 1 References1m
3 practice exercises
Knowledge Check10m
Knowledge Check10m
The History of Virtual Instruction30m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Module 2

2 hours to complete
6 readings
6 readings
Terminology and Tools for Online Learning10m
Synchronous Instructional Platforms10m
Learning Management Systems5m
Other Online Learning Tools3m
Optional Readings and Resources30m
Module 2 References1m
3 practice exercises
Knowledge Check10m
Knowledge Check10m
Synchronous and Asynchronous Technologies30m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Module 3

3 hours to complete
6 readings
6 readings
Similarities and Differences to Teaching in the Classroom10m
The Changing Field of Curriculum Development and the Role of Outside Vendors6m
How Different and Evolving Virtual Delivery Models Affect Instruction10m
The Role of a Virtual Teacher10m
Optional Readings and Resources30m
Module 3 References1m
3 practice exercises
Knowledge Check10m
Knowledge Check10m
Transitioning from the Classroom to the Virtual Environment30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Module 4

2 hours to complete
5 readings
5 readings
School Funding6m
Equity and Access20m
Legal Considerations10m
Optional Readings and Resources30m
Module References1m
4 practice exercises
Knowledge Check10m
Knowledge Check10m
Knowledge Check10m
Funding, Equity and Access, and Legal Considerations30m

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