Centre for Continuing Education

eLearning Course: Build Online Courses with WordPress

eLearning. Learn how to take teaching online.

Get up-to-speed on the latest technologies and strategies using WordPress for online course creation. You will explore new ideas for creating a micro course and learn how to effectively implement elearning strategies for your business.

This elearning course is ideal for you if you would like to create product training materials, would like to set up online training as part of your professional service, or become involved in teaching via elearning at any level.

Aims

By the end of the course you will have created your own WordPress website with an online course as a product. You can continue to use it either as a personal website, or as a professional website for your business.

Outcomes

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • create an online course website suitable for business in WordPress
  • plan, write and publish course content for elearning
  • enable third-party plugins with integration to Facebook and social media distribution
  • understand the marketing mix available to promote and sell online courses.

Content

This course covers the following topics:

  • setting up your website hosting
  • creating an online course
  • selecting course and website themes
  • adding widgets and third-party plugins to your website
  • writing your course content with accompanying rich media
  • embedding video, audio and images in your course content and website
  • creating self-paced assessments for your courses.
  • integrating social and digital media
  • social and digital media strategy.

Course level

  • Beginner
  • Elementary
  • Intermediate

Intended audience

Suitable for small businesses owners, start-ups and EDUpreneurs.

Delivery style

  • Workshop
  • Computer-based training

Materials

You will be provided with a list of online resources.

Bring your own device

You are required to bring your own device (Windows or Mac). You should ensure your device is fully charged as access to power is limited. Please note that University does not carry any responsibility for your lost, stolen, or damaged devices whilst on the University premises.

Features

  • Expert trainers
  • Central locations
  • Small class sizes
  • Free, expert advice
  • Course materials – yours to keep
  • CCE Statement of Completion

eLearning Course: Build Online Courses with WordPress

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eLearning Course: Build Online Courses with WordPress

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