Workshop: Strategies for Blended Courses

Course ID - CTD0333            

Short Title: Blended Cert.

 Audience  Faculty  
Length of Workshop:     8
Prerequisite  Angel: Introductory Instructor Training

* Approved CT&D Workshop for Faculty Professional Development hours.

Strategies for Developing Blended Courses (Certification)  is an  8-hour workshop that provides videos, articles and discussions on models and best practices for blended course design and delivery.  Participants will develop strategies for designing the "blend" for their own course, identify online resources for lessons and activities, and design and develop the online component for one lesson.  ANGEL Introductory Instructor workshop is a prerequisite for this workshop.


  1. Identify strategies for blended course design and implementation including MDC Blended Course Best Practices
  2. Identify at least 2 resources for finding content and activities
  3. List at least 3 technology applications and tools that can be used to add interactivity to online lessons
  4. Identify LMS tools for reporting and tracking
  5. Design and submit a plan for blending one lesson that addresses one course competency and one Learning Outcome for a specific course
  6. Develop the online component for the lesson and publish to a "sandbox" course
  7. Locate and contribute a discipline resource to be included in an ongoing repository
  8. List instructor responsibility for managing the online component of the blended course



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Delivery Format





Last day to register
Everything in the course will be available from home and office, except the "Strategies" Video which can only be viewed from on campus. Please allow about an hour for viewing this video from any computer on campus.
Rhonda Berger

Registration information
Course ID: CTD0333  
Course Title: Blended Cert. 
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.