Teaching Online 101: Essentials of Effective Online & Hybrid Teaching 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
IMPORTANT: while there are no required synchronous meetings for the course, there are multiple weekly deadlines for assignments and discussions.
Hybrid and Online Teaching Certification
The Teaching 101 course fulfills one of two requirements for Hybrid and Online Teaching (HOT) Certification, which is required to teach online and hybrid courses at UW Tacoma. See the HOT program page for more information.
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