Category: Course Design Tips

3 Magic Wands in Course Development: Guskey’s Model

To implement the Guskey Model when building an online course, the trick is to work backwards. Add these 5 simple steps to your course design process for a well-rounded course each time!

3 tips on how to effectively promote your online course

Promoting an online course can be a major obstacle or your golden ticket. In this blog post, we will outline three different methods that you can use to promote your course, applicable to both existing or future course creators.

Customise your left-hand navigation menu on OpenLearning

While your course comes equipped with a default left-hand navigation tabs, they are optional and can be easily modified!

Tips on how to use colours for effective communication

Here are a few helpful tips on how to use colours for effective communication!

How to create course images your students can’t miss

Having an interesting and well-designed course banner or thumbnail can make the difference between someone clicking on your course or just scrolling by.

Create high converting promo images for your online course

Explore three tips that you can use to ensure a relevant, engaging and inviting images to help create a high converting course thumbnail and promo image.

Monitor students’ activities with OpenLearning’s Notification features

Your role as a facilitator is crucial in helping your students become confident, inquisitive and connected learners. Explore how our Notifications and Subscriptions features can help you to become a better facilitator!

6 free tools and resources to help you create your next online course

The OpenLearning team has compiled a list of useful online tools and resources to improve your course creation process. The best part? All of these tools are absolutely free!