How to make online course

This course will help you navigate in the variety of online educational products and learn how to evaluate the possibility of their use in your work quickly. And if you are ready to create educational content on your own, it will save you from many mistakes.
56 lessons with assignments
Free schedule
Learning via chatbot
Certificate of completion
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Chatbot subscription
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Full access to the course

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Assessment and certificate
$30
About the course
This course made by Lektorium, one of the largest MOOC publisher in Russia, covers the process of creating modern online courses. Nowadays it’s time for experiments in online education. There’s no unified quality standard, and no one knows for now how to make it right. But if you’re good at formats and technologies, you can be flexible and choose the most efficient tools to develop your course.
This course was popular on Coursera:
  • 9 854 students
  • Rating 4.4
  • We’ll show you in detail the key approaches to creating popular and efficient online courses.
  • We’ll introduce you to various formats and show our internal chemistry: share with you our experience, secrets and life hacks.
  • You’ll learn basic trends in online education and find out which stages are included in developing an online course, and what is important on each stage of course development.
  • How to organize the production of educational videos?
  • What are the appropriate formats?
  • How to open up an inexperienced speaker?
  • What is critical to consider at the cutting stage?
  • How to support online courses after launch, and what should be considered when creating quizzes and other types of graded and ungraded assignments?
Join our course, and design your own MOOC with us!
The course has been created by the Lektorium team for several years.

What will you learn

  • About the main trends in online education and online course format;
  • What makes a course interesting and what can motivate learners;
  • How an online course is launched and what it takes to be successful;
  • How to build a video production process so that each author looks professional in the videos, the videos are interesting, and the information in them is presented effectively.

Target audience

  • Instructional designers, online course producers and other specialists in online education
  • Academics and teachers who would like to teach online
Course program
Intro. What is this course about. Full list of authors
Online education trends. MOOC
  • Customization
  • Massification
  • Focus on a personality
  • Goals of developing MOOC
  • Perfectionist’s show. Glares in speaker’s glasses
  • External evaluation
  • What is MOOC
  • An audience of a course. Additional materials
  • 5% Myth
  • Types of launches and operation modes
Course projecting
  • Team
  • Perfectionist’s show. Holding roles in a team
  • Planning
  • Perfectionist’s show. Gaps
  • Main Stages of Production
  • Producer & author cooperation
  • Program + Script
  • Perfectionist’s show. Makeup
  • Methods of presenting information
  • Test shoot
  • Author’s presentation
  • Visual identity
  • Examples of visual identity. Biosensors
  • Biosensors. Visual identity
  • Examples of visual identity. International Portfolio Management
  • International Portfolio Management. Visual identity
  • Examples of visual identity. Parasitology
  • Visual scenario
Course production
  • Types of shooting used in MOOC
  • Neon board
  • Perfectionist’s show. Clothes
  • What should the author look like on the stage
  • The work of author and producer on the set
  • Perfectionist’s show. Crutch words
  • Cutting and reconciling learning materials
  • Types of assignments in online course
  • Creating assignments
  • How to make the course interesting
  • Copyrights
How to cook a MOOC at home? (special module from our lovely university partners)
  • Why do universities need their own MOOCs at all?
  • How to organize your video production and survive?
  • Don’t forget to protect your rights!
  • MOOCs: How to make it better than TV-shows?
  • What equipment do you need for the shoot?
  • How to prepare for the shoot?
  • Post production
  • Motion design for MOOCs
  • MOOC design: basic principles
  • Course trailer for a dessert
  • 5 tips for promoting your MOOC
Launch and support of the course
  • Types of support
  • Beta testing
  • Preparing the course for the launch
  • Perfectionist’s Show. Tight deadlines of shooting
  • Course support
  • Motivation
Modern visual language
All lessons are shot in a modern studio, and graphics were created by designers
56 lessons
This is enough to cover the topic. Each lesson is made in the format of a longread with video lectures, text and graphic materials and links
Vivid and constructive speech
The author speaks simply and clearly, using catchy examples
Free schedule
There are no deadlines or due dates for homework assignments. Materials are available immediately, you can start learning through the chatbot at any time and return to the course when you have time
Support
Directly through the chatbot where you learn, you can request the help of technical support, which will promptly answer you.
Certificate
To get a certificate, you need to complete the assignments for the lessons
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How to make online course
This course will help you navigate the variety of online educational products and learn how to quickly evaluate the possibility of their use in your work. And if you are ready to create educational content on your own, it will save you from many mistakes.

What will you get

  • 56 lessons with assignments in a chatbot
  • Author’s presentation: simple, clear and with interest in the subject
  • Free schedule: no deadlines and due dates for assignments
  • All materials are available immediately, you can start learning at a convenient time
  • Professional video and modern graphics
  • Quick contact with technical support
  • Certificate of Completion

What will you learn

  • About the main trends in online education and online course format
  • What kind of people does the online course creation team consist of and what stages can this creative work be divided into?
  • Which materials are better to submit in video format, which ones — in text and what other ways exist
  • What makes a course interesting and what can motivate learners
  • How an online course is launched and what it takes to be successful
  • What are the tasks of the author of an online course and how can a producer help him
  • How to build a video production process so that each author looks professional in the videos, the videos are interesting, and the information in them is presented effectively
  • How not to violate anyone’s copyright when creating an online course
  • How to create assignments in an online course and what you need to consider
Sign up for the course for free. Learning will start in summer 2022
Choose a messenger in which it will be convenient for you to study or leave your email so you don't miss the news
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