Overview

Purpose: After working through this checklist, instructors will have a reasonably designed summer course.

Ask: five years from now, what do I want my students to remember and use that they learned in my course? This is your overall goal.

Objectives

Starter objective: By the end of this course, students will understand the importance of primary research in written work.
Polished objective: By the end of this course, students will be able to conduct primary research and use it appropriately in their written work.

Assessments

Assignments

      For each assignment, ask yourself the following questions:

Review

At this point, the course objectives, assessments, and assignments should align through rubrics, much like peas align in a pod.

Class Sessions/Modules/Weeks

     As you design each course session/module/week, focus on four activities for each session/module/week.

Suggestions and directions can be found here and here.