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The eLearning Teaching Certificate (eTC)

Posted on: September 4th, 2014 by parishwetabhatt

The eLearning Teaching Certificate (eTC) offered by the Office of eLearning positions traditional faculty to teach online classes at The University of Mississippi.

The goal of eTC is to familiarize first-time online instructors with the pedagogical concepts of effective and engaging online teaching and learning, as well as to give them hands-on experience in designing and developing their online course. Key modules include:

  • Module 1: Understanding Online Learning
  • Module 2: Course Design
  • Module 3: Communication & Collaboration
  • Module 4: Course Compliance
  • Module 5: Course Development
  • Module 6: Conclusion & Next Steps

The eTC will be offered over a six-week period in a completely online format. Successful candidates will receive an eLearning Teaching Certificate from the Office of eLearning and will be eligible to teach online at The University of Mississippi.  Fall 2014 cohorts dates are September 15 – October 31 and October 13 – December 1.  Tentative Spring 2015 cohort dates are February 16 – March 27 and March 16 – April 24.  Contact us at 662-915-1267 or to register for an upcoming cohort.