Brightspace Professional Development: Teaching Online Certificate Course

Posted on 4/30/2019 9:22:42 AM

Instructional Design Services is excited to announce a new Brightspace Professional Development opportunity! IUP is partnering with Clarion, Edinboro, Shippensburg, Kutztown, Lock Haven, Bloomsburg, and California universities to offer the Teaching Online Certificate Course. You can view details on our Teaching Online Certificate Course website.

Participation in this course is strictly voluntary!

This course provides instructors with a student’s perspective, guidance on designing an online course, and instructions for using the various Brightspace tools.

The TOCC, which is Quality Matters certified, provides a foundation in:

  • Creating an effective online course
  • Designing and developing an online course (including design, learning outcomes, and instructional strategies)
  • Building community and fostering communication/collaboration
  • Assessment tools in Brightspace and alternative assessment methods (including feedback and rubrics)
  • Managing and accessing the online course

The summer session will run May 21–Jun 24, 2019. To register, complete our Registration form. The last day to register is Wednesday, May 15, 2019.

The Teaching Online Certificate Course is also offered in the fall and spring semesters. Dates will be announced before the sessions.