MUOnline is web-based program for offering via the Internet course materials files, communication, and activities. The information below will guide you to accessing your MUOnline courses and specific tools in each course. A computer and Internet access are required. For … Continued
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Marshall University Online encourages all faculty to use MUOnLine as a supplement to a traditional class especially as a locale for copyright protected materials, sensitive student data, and official MU communication regarding course materials between and among students. To get … Continued
MUOnLine gives you a number of different options such as e-mail, discussion boards, journals or blogs, virtual classrooms, rubrics, outcomes assessment tools, audio and video capabilities with Wimba, and real time Chat within or among courses using MUOnLine’s chat tool … Continued
MUOnLine suggests that you use the same evaluation methods for assignments and projects as you would for out of class assignments that your students submit to a traditional class. Some online instructors also require the use of proctors for assignments … Continued
The skills necessary to manage an online course are minimal: extensive technical expertise is not required, but you should be familiar with computers and be able to navigate the internet. If you can browse the Web, enter a Web address, … Continued
The Faculty Development Committee for Online and Multimedia Instruction coordinates a variety of professional development services for online instructors. Services include MUOnLine workshops and opportunities for one-on-one technical help. Visit Faculty Support for more information.
Copyright law applies not just to print but also to audio, video, images, as well as text found on the Internet and the Web. You can avoid copyright violations and legally use copyrighted materials by reading our information on Copyright Basics.
Yes! But Marshall University would have to ensure beforehand that qualified instructors are available to teach it. The relevant terms of MU BOG IT – 5 would also apply.
Course ownership issues for online courses are addressed in MU BOG IT – 5. A careful reading of the policy should clarify all intellectual property questions.
The flexibility, the convenience, (particularly during the summer), and the potential for additional earnings are among the many benefits experienced by faculty who choose to teach online. Faculty also enjoy the new and different ways of interacting with their students, … Continued
MUOnLine courses are equivalent to those taught on campus so you can expect to spend at least as much time as you would if you took the class in a traditional classroom setting. You can also expect to do a … Continued
While the learning and delivery methods are different, the course content offered in an online course is the same. Depending on the course type, you might focus more on reading and writing rather than listening and observing. Keep in mind that … Continued
Communication methods vary from course to course, but most instructors use email or electronic bulletin boards as their primary methods. These are “tools” that are part of every online course.
If a MUOnLine course is listed in the course schedule as offering no live meetings, there will be no live class meeting times. When you login is up to you, but we advise that you keep in mind your course due … Continued
Most Marshall University Online courses parallel the semester schedule for traditional courses. Some courses may differ from traditional semester courses in the start and end dates. The course syllabus for each individual class and the Marshall University Official Schedule of Courses will indicate the … Continued