6 questions to ask yourself before building your online course

Before you get too far with your brilliant course idea, here are some of the key questions you need to ask yourself.

How to set up a high quality homepage on OpenLearning

Your course homepage is the first-page students land on when the course begins. Essentially, it is course creators’ first connection with learners!

Here’s the easiest way to showcase your skills: Introducing the OpenLearning Portfolio

Besides CVs and resumes, here’s a new way to demonstrate your skills and experiences to others.

Educator Profile: Asst. Prof. Dr. Rosemaliza Kamalludeen

Here are 3 reasons why Asst. Prof. Dr. Rosemaliza Kamalludeen from the International Islamic University of Malaysia chooses to teach online.

How to encourage the habit of critical thinking

Thinking ‘outside the box’ is a skill that can be nurtured—try these 7 strategies in your classroom to encourage critical thinking.

5 future-proof traits and values desired by tech companies

What skills do tech companies look for when hiring? Here’s why we want candidates with certain future-proof traits and values.

What to look out for: disruption in the education space

As educators, it is important to take a step back and consider how the long march of technology continues to disrupt the way we learn, work and live. David Collien takes us through some of the ways that emerging online and mobile technologies have transformed teaching and learning.

A glossary of learning approaches

A powerful way to design your course is to consider which learning approach you will use. Here is a helpful glossary of student-centred learning approaches you can use in your next online course.