Learning Design - University of Leicester



Important information

  • Course
  • Online
  • Duration:
    7 Weeks

Learning design focuses on the activities and resources that help learners achieve course outcomes. This Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) describes a new approach to designing for learning to help educators/designers create courses, face-to-face, blended, online and/or for a mobile learning context. The aim is to guide the making of pedagogically effective design decisions and the appropriate use of digital technologies.

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Where and when

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What you'll learn on the course

7 Cs

Course programme

Within this course you will learn about a specific learning design model, the 7 Cs of learning design. You will develop an innovative storyboard, learning activities and general structure for the implementation of your own course.

By the end of this course, successful participants will be able to: 

  • Understand the 7Cs for learning design framework
  • Apply a range of learning design resources, tools and methods to a learning intervention