OLC - New to Online, Essentials Part I: Getting started (7 days online) 2020-07-06
Kindly note: Registrants will receive an email communicating the relevant information, as well as the Zoom link for attending the webinar.
Why shouldn't I miss this!
The Online Learning Consortium (OLC) is a collaborative community of higher education leaders and innovators, dedicated to advancing quality digital teaching and learning experiences designed to reach and engage the modern learner – anyone, anywhere, anytime. OLC inspires innovation and quality through an extensive set of resources, including best-practice publications, quality benchmarking, leading-edge instruction, community-driven conferences, practitioner-based and empirical research, and expert guidance. The growing OLC community includes faculty members, administrators, trainers, instructional designers, and other learning professionals, as well as educational institutions, professional societies, and corporate enterprises.
Purpose of the APD opportunity:
The purpose of this online workshop is to provide participants with an important online learning experience as they explore the basics of online teaching and learning. This is a one week course and requires a commitment of at least 6 - 8 hours of work. There are strict daily deadlines to be met during this course. Please visit the OLC website for more information on this online workshop at
Outcomes of the APD opportunity:
At the end of this online workshop, the participants should be able to:
Differentiate between online and face-to-face courses in terms of course design, roles, and expectations;
Create a learning resource for your online course based on your readings and explorations during this workshop.
- 6 July, 2020
- All Day Event
- Time Zone:
- Central Africa Time (change)
- All NWU Campuses