Course Syllabus

Sample Syllabus Checklist
Face-to-Face, Hybrid, and Fully Online

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Activity Notes Sample
  Faculty Information

Your name, college e-mail address, faculty web site, voice mailbox, office hours (if applicable), office location.

Face-2-Face

Hybrid/Fully Online

  General Course Information
  • Course number, section, title, meeting days/times, and location
  • Classroom Delivery
  • Prerequisite for the course
  • Description of the course
  • Blackboard contact information (if applicable)

 

Face-2-Face

Hybrid/Fully Online

  Instructional Resources
  • Required purchases: textbook and supplies
  • Optional purchases: supplementation readings and supplies

Face-2-Face

Hybrid/Fully Online

  Student Learning Outcomes
  • Course level - department
  • Course level - individual

Face-2-Face

Hybrid/Fully Online

  Course Description Use description as outlined in the official course outline or College Catalog Sample
  Course goals and objectives Use the goals and objectives as described in the official course outline. Sample
  Blackboard How to access and use Blackboard Sample
  Grading Policy Standards and criteria

Face-2-Face

Hybrid/Fully Online

  Course Policy
  • Policy regarding late assignments
  • Absence policy
  • Policy on academic dishonesty and the consequence to any violations of this policy

Face-2-Face

Hybrid/Fully Online

  Course Schedule
  • Topics to be covered in sequence with dates
  • Reading assignment and due dates
  • Dates of major assignments/exams
  • A clear explanation of written assignments
  • Place, time and date of final examination

Face-2-Face

Hybrid/Fully Online

  Class Conduct
  • Student participation and attendance in class
  • Use of electronic devices
  • Excessive talking/disruption
  • Civility, respect, and tolerance of others
  • Use of recording devices

Face-2-Face

Hybrid/Fully Online

  Important College Dates Include holidays, drop dates, etc. Sample
  Safety Considerations List for students any required equipment, policies, procedures, and circumstances where safety is an issue. Sample
  Student Support Sample
  Online Orientation Create an orientation for all online classes Sample

 

*Updated: 5/26/14