Examples

Examples

Please consider contributing your own course design, as an example that others can learn from.  This is NOT the time to be modest; you should not decide whether your course design is a good one or not – let us decide that.

To contribute your course design to this webpage, chick here.


Here are some examples of course designs that have been reviewed and are considered to be good designs.

 

We have grouped them into three general categories, to make it easier for you find the ones you want to learn more about.

To access a fuller description of one of these, click on the “subject matter”.

Natural Sciences/Engineering/Mathematics

Subject Matter: Class Size: Mode of Delivery: Type of Institution:
Computer Information Technology 12-20 Face-to-Face 2-Year College
Nursing 30 Face-to-Face, Online, Clinical Liberal Arts College
Engineering 10-15 Face-to-Face, some blended University
Computer Information Systems 25 Online 2-Year College
Rural Health Care 15-20 Face-to-Face University
Nutrition Education 25 Face-to-Face University

Social Sciences/Business/Education

Subject Matter: Class Size: Mode of Delivery: Type of Institution:
Accounting 15-25 Face-to-Face Comprehensive
Education 20-25 Hybrid Liberal Arts College
Education 25 Face-to-Face + Major Tech Component 4-Year College
Elementary Education 20-25 Totally Online Graduate
Psychology 20-40 Face-to-Face with some Online Graduate
Higher Education 15 Technology Enhanced Graduate
Speech Pathology / Communication Disorders 40 Face-to-Face with some Online 4-Year College / Graduate
Developmental Psychology 35 Face-to-Face 4-Year College

 

Humanities/Fine Arts/Architecture

Subject Matter: Class Size: Mode of Delivery: Type of Institution:
English 5-15 Online Graduate
Theatre 10-40 Face-to-face with some Online 4-Year Regional Comprehensive
History 10-15 Hybrid Graduate
Music/Regional Studies 60 Face-to-Face, some blended 4-Year
Dance History 25-30 Face-to-Face, some Studio Comprehensive

Other (Interdisciplinary, Non-Discipline Specific)

Subject Matter: Class Size: Mode of Delivery: Type of Institution:
Freshman Seminar 25 Face-to-Face 4-Year University
1st Year Experience 25 Face-to-Face 4-Year University

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Related Website: “Dee Fink & Associates” have a website with information about workshops and online courses that they provide for faculty on how to design significant learning experiences: www.deefinkandassociates.com