Faculty Consultations

Our instructional designers help faculty members integrate classroom technologies and explore mediums. Working together, faculty and IDs can design innovative and authentic learning solutions for 21st century educational challenges across disciplinary and global boundaries.

How We Can Help Mason Faculty

  • Collaborate with you to develop or redesign your course
  • Help you enhance your course using evidence-based practice
  • Recommend and help you integrate instructional technologies that support teaching and learning goals
  • Assist you with integrating multimedia into existing courses
  • Help you in transitioning face-to-face courses into blended, fully online, and flipped courses
  • Assist you with the development of formative and summative evaluation

Design and Development Topics

Faculty members often meet with instructional designers to address pedagogical concerns, including how to:

  • Manage the preparation and logistics of online course design and development
  • Develop learning outcomes
  • Design a syllabus
  • Build a course in Blackboard
  • Incorporate technologies to support instruction and communication
  • Teach synchronously with Blackboard Collaborate
  • Set student expectations
  • Use plagiarism, bibliography, and other software tools

If you need assistance, please contact the instructional design team at idteam@gmu.edu.

Learn more about teaching online

Designing or teaching an online course? See our list of best practices.

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