Course Schedule

Due Date

Course ActivitiesLearning OutcomeWeighting Total
Unit 1: Context and Background (Week 1)
Week 1 Sync Session: Introductions (class)
week 1 Forum: Synchronous Learning Environments (team)
week 1 Forum: Plenary discussion (class)
Unit 2: Synchronous Learning Technologies (Weeks 2 & 3)
week 2 Sync session: Develop Rubric for Assignment 2 (class) formative
due: end of week 3 Assignment 1: Best Practices (pairs) 1.1, 1.2, 5.5, 5.6 20%
Unit 3: Planning for the Use of Synchronous Technologies (Weeks 4 & 5)
week 4 Brainstorm for Assignment 2 (team)
due: end of week 4 Draft Audience Analysis (team)
week 5 Forum: Plenary discussion (class)
Unit 4: Facilitating Synchronous Learning (Weeks 6, 7, 8 & 9)
weeks 6 & 7 Sync session: plan, practice and rehearse (team)
Team meetings with instuctors as needed
due: end of week 6 "Good Host" image (individual)
week 7 Forum: Plenary discussion (class)
week 7 Forum: Attend and post critique of a synchronous session & discuss (team)
weeks 8 & 9 Assignment 2: Synchronous Lesson (team) 1.2, 5.1, 5.3, 5.6 30%
weeks 8 & 9 Assignment 3: Peer Review of Team Presentations (individual) 5.1, 5.3, 5.5, 5.6 10%
Unit 5: Special Topics and Closing Activities (Week 10)
week 10 Forum: Mission to Mars (team)
week 10 Wiki: Compiled list of Mission to Mars items (class)
due: end of week 10 Assignment 4: Course Redesign for Synchrounous + Asynchronous Delivery (individual) 1.1, 5.1, 5.3, 5.6 40%

Classes - remove list before publishing to students
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class="evaluation"
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class="quiz"
class="resource"
class="team"
class="unit"
class="wiki"
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