Advice on cohort building and conducting collaborative online activities in your subject.
Establishing communication channels and a sense of community
Check in with your students by establishing channels for communication and using them early and often
Using LMS discussions for asynchronous tutorials
Synchronous activities are conducted in real-time. Asynchronous activities can take place at any time.
Implementing online learning quality
Here are some straightforward options to implement or improve online learning quality in your subject.
How do I assess students for meaningful participation in online discussions?
Online discussions allow students to collaborate and to co-create knowledge over time, and can be used to assess the quality of students’ contributions.
How do I assess students’ collective output for an online group task?
There are many approaches to creating, facilitating, assessing and providing feedback on tasks that involve group work.
How do I assess student's input into online group tasks?
Online group tasks offer a range of opportunities for students to engage collaboratively with their peers, and to demonstrate their contribution to a team.
How do I assess students’ ability to analyse and discuss critical readings?
A student’s depth of understanding and engagement can be developed by providing a collaborative peer-supported learning environment around the readings.