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Learning Design Level 1 Proficiency

The Learning Design Level 1 Proficiency helps you master the essentials of higher-education course design. Dive into syllabus creation, active teaching strategies, assignment development, and fostering higher-order learning. Upon completion, you’ll receive a digital badge showcasing your mastery in learning design.

Group Enrollment Pricing
1 person$329 per person
2-4 people$295 per person
5-9 people$209 per person
10-19 people$165 per person
20-39 people$139 per person
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The course enrollment will expire one year after activation.

Many higher education faculty members face the challenge of designing courses that truly engage students, promote active learning, and yield meaningful outcomes. Without a solid grasp of learning design principles, educators may struggle to create cohesive and effective learning experiences.

The Learning Design Level 1 Proficiency is specifically designed to address these challenges and empower higher education faculty members with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in course design. This 8-hour proficiency brings together higher education experts all bestowing their succeesful strategies that they’ve implemented themselves for their own course design.

The learning path is flexible and adapts to your specific needs through a self-assessment tool that starts your journey. You’ll receive a recommended list of programs to complete to solve your biggest challenges. For those passionate about learning, you also have the option of completing as many of the programs you like. Upon completion of this proficiency, you’ll not only gain mastery of the essentials of learning design, but receive a digital badge verifying this gained skill.

This Course Includes:

  • A self-assessment tool to guide your learning to incorporate your specific needs
  • Goal-Setting Guide
  • Professional Growth Plan Worksheet
  • Classroom Action Plan Worksheet
  • Supplemental materials for each program within the course
  • A digital badge upon completion

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Learning Goals:

At the conclusion of this course, you’ll be able to:

  • Create dynamic and interactive learning environments that captivate students’ attention and foster active participation
  • Align course objectives, assessments, and instructional strategies to optimize student learning and achievement
  • Customize learning experiences to meet diverse student needs, promoting inclusivity and deeper understanding of the subject matter
  • Integrate technology, such as AI, into your teaching practices to enhance engagement and maximize your time management

Who Will Benefit from This Course:

  • Faculty teaching in any modality

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Product Code: PQ23EA

Meet Your Presenters

Michael Bridges, PhD
Executive Director of Online Learning and Strategy, Duquesne University

Jeremy Caplan
Director of Teaching and Learning, City University of New York

Tona Hangen, PhD
Professor, Worcester State University

Erin Malone, DVM, PhD
Professor and Assistant Dean of Curriculum, University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine

Linda B. Nilson, PhD
Director, Office of Teaching Effectiveness and Innovation, Clemson University

Lolita Paff, PhD
Associate Professor of Business and Economics, Penn State Berks

Marine Peters,
Professor, Université du Québec en Outaouais

Anthony Sweat, PhD
Associate Teaching Professor of Church History and Doctrine, Brigham Young University

Maryellen Weimer, PhD
Professor Emerita, Penn State Berks

Kristin Ziska Strange
Associate Director of Faculty Development & Instructional Design, Tufts University

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The course enrollment will expire one year after activation.
If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, you may cancel the order within 30 days of purchase and receive a full refund.

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