Learn how to design and facilitate live online learning events such as online classes and virtual meetings. Examine synchronous learning tools and their use in creating interactive and collaborative experiences for learners in a virtual classroom. Develop skills and strategies that will help you improve your success and confidence as a facilitator of live online events.This practical course will be delivered fully online in weekly synchronous (live) sessions via Adobe Connect with supporting resources in the asynchronous environment (Desire2Learn). As the final course project, you will create and deliver a synchronous event utilizing the tools and techniques mastered in the course.
Students should expect to spend five to seven hours on coursework each week.
BMC 352 Learning Online and background in teaching/training.
ADL 136 Teaching Online or ADL 122 Facilitating Adult Learning recommended.