Open Online Teaching Faculty Program Overview

Coursera Course Proposal Workshop

This workshop is intended for faculty who are interested in submitting a proposal to teach a Coursera course. In this workshop we will discuss ideas to consider in proposing – and designing – a course, including your goals for the course, the ways you might achieve those goals in the open online platform, and reasons why the material you want to teach is suited to the open online audience.


Course Development Workshop

This workshop is intended for faculty who are beginning the process of developing Coursera course. We will discuss logistical challenges to address, as well as various strategies for the delivery of content, the use of student assessments and assignments, and various modes of communicating with students, and how you can use these strategies to achieve course goals.


Open Online Teaching Colloquium

This colloquium brings together faculty who have taught or are teaching open online courses These informal discussions provide participants with opportunities to share and reflect on their experiences, and to learn from the experiences of colleagues and consider new ideas for teaching in this format.