Tag: instructional design

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!

Using social learning to design a world-class online course

Best practices in social learning align well with what is expected in today’s tech-centric, globalised and multicultural workplaces.

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.

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.

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.

Why learning outcomes matter and how to write one

Having learning outcomes ensures your course has a clear purpose and direction for students to take so they can achieve specific goals.

10 engaging activity ideas to enhance interaction in your online course

Explore interactive activities you can create with our tools to keep students immersed and engaged in your courses.