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What can an instructional designer do for you?
Submitting an online or flex course for review soon? Let our instructional designers, who are experts in the OSCQR rubric, help you pass the review on the first attempt.
Creating a brand-new course? Come talk to an instructional designer about the course setup and the best teaching strategy for your course.
Would you like to amp up the quality of your course? Ask an instructional designer to review your course and work with you on improving the course quality.
Do you have a module or an assignment with which your students usually struggle? Come talk to an instructional designer and see if we can help you devise a better strategy to help students meet the course outcomes more efficiently.
Not sure how to fix course materials with accessibility issues? Come talk to an instructional designer for guidance on how to make your course materials accessible to all students.
Do you have a training need in the area of teaching? Schedule a session with an instructional designer to help you address it.
To contact the Center for Learning Design, Innovation, and Online Instruction, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Center currently has three instructional designers. To learn more about us, please click on our profiles below.
Course Design Institute
The Institute will guide you through a variety of topics related to online course development. You will learn about accessibility, best instructional design practices, and designing courses to meet SUNY Canton OSCQR standards.
The Course Design Institute has three tiers. To learn more about the Institute, please visit our Course Design Institute publication.
- Course Design Institute Registration Form
- Request a Course Design Institute Certificate of Completion
COURSE DESIGNER HALL OF FAME
Many instructors have been working hard to complete the Center for Learning Design, Innovation and Online instruction's Course Development Institute. Level 3 – Influencer of the Course Development Institute asks that participants serve as a mentor for a colleague completing the course development process. The following instructors have served as a mentor and made a positive influence on SUNY Canton’s online course quality. Be sure to read the testimonials from their mentees!
Center for Learning Design, Innovation, and Online Instruction Staff
Blackboard Course Management System
SUNY Canton uses Blackboard's cutting-edge course management system to deliver hundreds of courses each semester.