Center for Teaching and Learning

Teaching Online 101

October 31 – December 3, 2021

This 5-week, fully online, asynchronous course is designed to enhance your digital course design and digital pedagogy skill set.UW faculty, staff, and graduate students from all three campuses are welcome to join.

Along with tutorials on how to build course elements and use tools in Canvas, the course will share strategies to help learners more easily access content and interact with others in online learning environments. It will also feature insights, examples, and practical tips from experienced faculty.

Topics covered include:

  • Helping learners get started
  • Designing for learner success
  • Creating course content
  • Devising assessments and grading efficiently
  • Aligning your course learning objectives
  • Strategies for building instructor presence
  • Ideas for fostering connection and interaction
  • Anti-racist and inclusive pedagogy
  • Tips for enhancing accessibility
  • Strategies to promote academic integrity

This course includes weekly deadlines, but participants have the option of working through the course in a self-paced manner. There are no required synchronous meetings.

Register for Teaching Online 101