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ADMINISTRATIVE ORIENTATION FOR ONLINE FACULTY

For the preparation, facilitation, and development of online classes at Boise State University

Boise State’s eCampus Center provides a variety of resources and professional development opportunities for online faculty, and this orientation is designed to guide eCampus instructors through important administrative steps before courses begin and while they are in session.

THIS ORIENTATION CONSISTS OF FIVE SECTIONS

About eCampus

about-ecampusThe orientation begins with an overview of the eCampus Center: characteristics and definitions, vision and mission, support and services, and important contacts.

Before Class

before-classThere are several steps and processes involved in preparing for your class. This section overviews some of the administrative processes required of faculty before teaching an online class before teaching at Boise State.

Class Facilitation

class-facillitationThere are several resources available to help you facilitate your online class. This section details those resources and provides tips for managing your online classroom and supporting your online students.

Faculty Development

faculty-developmentTeaching an online course or developing an online course is different than teaching an in-person course. There are professional development opportunities and instructional designers available to assist in the development, design, and delivery of online course content.

Resources

guideline-resourcesSeveral resources are available to assist you and your students before and during your course.