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Resources for digital learning at the University of Delaware

The University of Delaware is committed to enhancing and expanding students' learning. Learn more about becoming involved in online and digital learning technologies.

2017 Provost’s Initiative for Excellence and Innovation in E-Learning Provost's Initiative for Excellence and Innovation in E-Learning

E-learning, in blended/hybrid and fully online modalities as well in bricks-and-mortar classrooms outfitted with smart boards, laptops, or clicker technology and supported by learning management systems, is integral to the academy today. The primary objective of the 2017 Provost's Initiative for Excellence and Innovation in E-Learning is to expand UD's academic footprint—and reputation for academic excellence—through e-learning. Click here to download the Request for Proposal: 2017 Provost's Initiative for Excellence and Innovation in E-Learning.

Technology in the classroom

Digital learning technologies can enhance engagement in the campus-based classroom or allow a course to be offered entirely online. Tools and resources include:

  • Canvas and Sakai
  • GoogleApps@UD
  • Blogs
  • Clickers
  • Lab tools
  • Online learning modules
  • Presentations
  • Screen capture
  • Polls and surveys
  • UD Capture

Resources and support available

Develop an online graduate program

Steps in the program development process include:

  • Program viability research—align with UD strategy, assess potential student market
  • Academic approval—process may include college, department, faculty senate
  • Marketing the program—communications and PR should begin at least six months before the projected program start
  • Build the courses—transform and reimagine existing content for effective online learning
  • Student support—plan for administrative needs

2016 Provost’s Initiative for Excellence and Innovation in E-Learning Resources and support available

University of Delaware online programsUniversity of Delaware • Division of Professional and Continuing Studies
Newark, DE 19716 • USA