Getting Started

Course Design

Course design begins with your learner in mind. This page gives an overview of elements of course design.

If you have specialized questions, please contact us to tailor your course design. 
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Course Design Model


Teaching Portfolio

 Development of a teaching portfolio is an ongoing process.  
This page offers some guides in writing a Teaching Philosophy statement, 
and  what artifacts might be most reflective of your instruction. 

Teaching Philosophy



Creating a Faculty Development Plan

This video presented by Tom Brinthaupt, PhD will be helpful as you look toward developing
yourself as a member of faculty. The running time is 1:04:26. 

PP from FDP presentation