Online Courses

Online Courses

Setting up the infrastructure for your online course

When creating an online course, there are two things that an instructor must consider: content and infrastructure. The latter is becoming a lot more complicated to manage with the increasing popularity of cohort-based online courses. In this article, I look at what tools you need to get in place before running your first online course.

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What will online education look like after the pandemic?

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in schools being shut all across the world. Education has changed dramatically with the much anticipated rise of e-learning. Is EdTech is on a soul-searching journey again, now that lockdown measures are easing?

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How to explain things better in your online course

When creating your online course, you may need to break down a complex idea into simpler terms. In what follows, we've included a list of recommendations that can help you present your explanations better.

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The importance of community in online courses

Over the last year, we have seen the emergence of cohort-based courses (CBCs). Like traditional face-to-face college-based courses, CBCs have a fixed number of learners who work through a programme together led by an instructor. What opportunities does this create for instructors who want to create online courses with embedded communities?

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