​​​​Facilitating Online Courses​​​

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, you will be able to:​​​

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  1. ​Respond to the unique challenges of online learning where learners are separated by time and geographic proximity and interactions are primarily asynchronous in nature;

  2. Facilitate an online synchronous session based on an interactive learning model;

  3. Design an online teaching strategy for a given unit of instruction using the learning flow framework.​


Week 1: Asynchronous Online Facilitation

Week 2: Synchronous Online Facilitation

Weeks 3 and 4: Microteaching and peer-feedback


  • ​Experience of teaching in higher education 

  • Experience with online or blended teaching or supporting online or blended learning

  • Reliable access to the internet 

  • Proficiency with digital communication and teaching tools (e.g., VLE, Zoom)​

Register for the course


The last date to register for this course is March 22nd, 2024.

Download course declaration form​​

Declaration Form - FOC-2024.docx


AKU Facilitators and Academics Without Borders (AWB)​ volunteers.​


For additional information regarding the course, contact:  bdlnet@aku.edu  ​​