Category: Course Design Tips

Nurture Students to Course Completion Using Automated Emails on OpenLearning

Emails are a great way to reach out to your students. Explore the 3 types of automated emails you can send that will help you connect with your students and team members on OpenLearning.

What Course Creators Need to Know About Copyright

There is no doubt about it – the Internet is a goldmine for engaging course material. But, have you ever asked yourself – “Am I allowed to use this resource?”.

OpenLearning Homepage To-Do-List For Course Creators

Having a homepage that makes students feel welcome while also answering their initial questions is key to a successful course start at OpenLearning.

How to Use Social Media to Promote Your Online Course

To increase traffic to your course and build your community of learners faster, don’t wait for students to come – reach out to them.

Five Easy Tips on How to Record Professional Audio for Your Online Course

To ensure students are 100% engaged with the content, here are 5 easy tips on how to record professional audio for your online course.

How to Effectively Communicate and Influence Through Colour

Colour is a cue that gets your audience to see what you want them to see, feel what you want them to feel, and to do what you want them to do.

How to Create Course Images Your Students Can’t Miss

We are all familiar with the old saying ‘a picture paints a thousand words,’ and in many cases it’s true.  When choosing the right picture to put on your course banner you need to keep […]

Typography 101: Type Talks!

This blog post will tell you how to use basic graphic design and typography to your benefit in your OpenLearning course.