SUN OIC Course 1: Best Practices in Online Teaching and Learning

SUN CTL Online Instructor Certification Course 1, "Best Practices in Online Teaching and Learning,"  is a three week course conducted completely online.  This course involves examining readiness for online teaching and explores the best practices in the field.  It is intended to prepare effective online facilitators.

Course Learning Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to

  1. demonstrate the ability to use Learning Management System tools for teaching online (Discussions, Messages, Learning Modules, Assignments, Assessments, etc.).
  2. create and discuss the importance of facilitator presence and a sense of community in an online learning environment.
  3. provide feedback with a discussion topic.
  4. discuss the importance of timely, ongoing and constructive feedback to support student learning.
  5. create a feedback and communication plan for online learning.

SUN Course 1 is not currently open for registration.  Please continue to check the "OIC Course Registration" page for the most current information on SUN Course 1 registration information.