Instructional Designers at UW-Platteville help faculty and course authors create engaging and interactive learning experiences using proven strategies for excellence in online teaching and learning. Designers work closely with course authors in all phases of course design, development, and revisions.

Instructional Designers support course authors with course organization and content development. Areas of discussion include:

  • Teaching and learning pedagogy and andragogy
  • Strengths and weaknesses of current course
  • Course alignment and course mapping
  • Best practices in course organization and structure
  • Types and strategies of assessment
  • Creating engaging and interactive learning activities
  • Instructional design theories
  • Innovative solutions to pedagogical design challenges
  • Compliance, accessibility, and copyright rules