Kent State University Human Resources

Designing Your Online Course

Runs 1/16/2017 to 5/12/2017


Registration open through 4/28/2017 11:59 PM EST

This is a self-paced, asynchronous, online session for Kent State faculty who want to design or re-design an online course that they are teaching at Kent State. This session covers the essentials of an instructional design method that works well for online courses and supports Quality Matters standards. While this workshop is not about Blackboard Learn, participants will leave having designed at the beginning modules of their online course, and can then continue on to the Building Your Online Course session to construct their course in Bb Learn. Activities will take approximately 40-60 hours to complete, and feedback and guidance will be given by an Instructional Designer.
- 10 seats available for current Kent State instructors who designing an online course that is scheduled to be taught at Kent State University.

Online – Blackboard Learn

Special Accomodation Requests

Kent State University is committed to making its work environment, programs and activities accessible to those individuals with disabilities.

For employee, faculty and staff accessibility needs contact Courtney Calhoun, Director of Compliance, Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, at 330-672-2038 or

For student accessibility needs contact the office of Student Accessibility Services, at 330-672-3391 or

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