CBU Online Courses: Basic Standards

To best serve students, all online courses at CBU should meet the following basic standards

      • Executive pages

          • Home landing page updated beyond filler text

          • Syllabus

          • Contact Information for Teacher

      • Means of assessment and engagement

          • Correct dates applied

          • Clear instructions for where to engage, turn in, or enter.

      • Structure that leads the student through the course.

          • All necessary resources and links intact.

          • All media accessible (when needed)


Here are some resources that can help you meet basic standards and beyond:

Canvas Requirements

Checklist for an Imported Canvas Course

Checklist for New Canvas Course

Check out this brief, lighthearted, animated video about some of the most common thing we overlook in an online class.