participating in this course, participants will be able to:
online/blended facilitation from traditional teaching support.
Facilitate learning in
an online and blended learning environment.
logistics using the Moodle management and administration tools.
Nurture a caring and
supportive social dynamic among remote learners using digital tools.
Provide first level
technical assistance to online learners.
alternative parallel support system to the Moodle environment using
Facebook pages and/or WhatsApp groups.
sessions outside of Moodle using Big Blue Button, Zoom, MS Teams etc.
This online training course will run over three weeks and amounts to 21 notional hours of study. It is a facilitated course. Your progress will be monitored and supported by online facilitators who will model good practice. Keep an eye on what and how they offer support. For a breakdown of the course and what we will cover access the study guide below.
We will meet on three occasions synchronously, all at the same time, during the course using the Zoom platform. Use the link below to access the first orientation meeting to be held LIVE at Date | Time.
Activity 2: Know your peers
This online course will require you to work collaboratively with your peers! You will discover this is an important facilitation strategy which we are modelling. As you will need to rely on them, and they on you, its important to get to know them! Introduce yourself by posting in the forum below.
So who is the person who is going to facilitate the online components of this course? Find out more about the person behind the technology who will guide and support you as you work through this course.