Standard Course Template
As professors work on their Spring courses, it will be important to consider the student experience, particularly when it comes to course navigation. The optional GBC generic Course Template has been devised by Instructional Designers, has an evidence-based design, and has been in use for over 15 years at the College with minor updates (in the same way a road map is not meant to be continually changed when done right!).
What is it?
Our generic standard course template
Demo: Course Template Structure
The example below demonstrates a template that was developed for the Centre for Business in the past. Please note the disruption-specific template (downloadable below) is not specific to a Centre and was designed for courses transitioning to off-campus during the disruption. (New video coming soon.)
Download the template here
How to Upload the Template to Your Bb Course Shell
To see the basics on how to import the template into your course shells, view the video below starting at the 01:09 minute mark, or if you prefer written instructions, follow these steps:
In the video below, at the 01:09 minute mark, see the steps in uploading the zipped course template into your own Blackboard shells.