The University of Iowa

Design4Online: Creating Quality Online Courses

DESIGN4ONLINE: Creating Quality Online Courses

Are you interested in learning about online course design? Would you like to engage your online students with captivating course content? Design4Online is an 8-week, comprehensive training program that will help you design or redesign an online course integrating data-driven strategies. Design4Online offers a collaborative environment where you can learn best practices and share online instructional methods. Regardless of your level of online experience, join the instructional designers at DOE and become a part of this innovative professional community!

Applications open each Spring for the Fall D4O program.  


Student Preferences in Online Learning

Student Preferences in Online Learning: A Comprehensive Research Project

Distance and Online Education completed research seeking student preferences for online learning. Data collected provides a clearer picture of what students prefer for online learning, as well as what students found as barriers to their success. A summary implications for practice is available now.

Review the findings