The Course Creator series provides edX partners with the training required to build an online course for the edX platform. There are no prerequisites for this series, just access to the edx.org platform and enthusiasm for online learning!
While this series is open to the public, it is designed specifically for edX partners to learn how to create courses to be run in the edX environment.
These courses cover a wide variety of interests in online learning. In edX101, you will learn the process of building a course on the edX platform. In StudioX you’ll get hands-on instruction and learn how to use the course authoring software. VideoX instructs on media best practices, and BlendedX shows you how to design courses that combine classroom-based and online learning instruction.
All the courses draw upon real-world examples and pedagogical principles to help ensure you will learn what it takes to develop high-quality online courses.
Courses under this program:
Course 1: BlendedX: Blended Learning with edX
Explore ways to blend educational technology with traditional classroom learning to improve educational outcomes. Perfect for instructors or institutional leadership interested in creating blended learning experiences with edX.
Course 2: VideoX: Creating Video for the edX Platform
Learn the best and most efficient ways to create video content for the edX platform.
Course 3: StudioX: Creating a Course with edX Studio
Learn the fundamentals of creating courses on the edX platform using edX Studio.
Course 4: edX101: Overview of Creating an edX Course
A quick course designed to help you explore all of the different steps that go into planning and building an edX course. Perfect for instructors or institutional leadership interested in building a MOOC on edX.
Ben Piscopo, Mark Rudnick, Nina Huntemann, Ildi Morris, Erik Brown, James Donald, Jeff Jorge and Emily Watson