• Student Engagement & Active Learning

    This module discusses the importance of student engagement and active learning, and provides tips and resources for incorporating active learning into your online courses. What is Active Learning? “Active learning is an approach to instruction that involves actively engaging students with the course material through discussions, problem solving, case studies, role plays and other methods. Active learning approaches place a greater degree of responsibility on the learner than passive approaches such as lectures, but instructor guidance is still crucial. Active learning activities may range in length from a couple of minutes to whole class sessions or may take place over multiple class sessions.” (Queens University, Ontario) (source:¬†https://www.queensu.ca/teachingandlearning) Active Learning Strategies…