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Learning Module: Blended Learning

Format

6 open-access lessons

Time commitment

1.5–3 hours

Pace

Learner-led

Level

Introductory 

Blended learning is a modality that promotes accessibility and flexibility in course design across learning spaces. This online module includes four examples of blended learning models that can be used in diverse teaching and learning contexts.

You will be able to

  • Familiarize yourself with blended learning and the principles of blended learning course design
  • Identify blended learning models that would be useful in specific disciplinary and course contexts
  • Develop learning activities and assessments for use in blended learning courses
  • Plan and design a blended learning course

In this module, you will find: 

  • 2 worksheets
  • 1 learning guide
  • 4 practical resources
  • Additional readings and resources

 

Lessons

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Lesson 1: Getting started with blended learning

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Lesson 2: Blended face-to-face-model

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Lesson 3: Blended online model

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Lesson 4: Flipped model

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Lesson 5: Rotational model

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Lesson 6: Summary

Authors

Alysia Wright

Educational Development Consultant
(Blended & Online Learning)

Lorelei Anselmo

Learning & Instructional Design Specialist
(Blended & Online Learning)

Anastasiia Stepanchuk

Research Assistant

Designed and developed by:

Jessica Snow

Communications & Marketing Manager

Alix Redmond

Digital Content Specialist