Modules: Organizing Course Content in Modules
There are several different ways to organize a module so that it is easy for students to navigate. The following lesson contains several examples.
Engage, Explore, Apply, Review
Lab & Lecture Notes
Topic by topic
This AP Human Geography course contains modules organized by topic. Each topic is divided into introductory notes, vocabulary, case studies, a focused response question, resources, and a quiz.
Modules for Blended Oceanography Course
Jared Stein of UVU has put together a blended learning experience. Students read and watch introductory material and take a quiz before the class. Videos are posted for in-class use, followed by assignments, discussions, or lab materials.
Prerequisites in Modules
In this training course about Canvas, Weber State University organized their modules with quizzes at the end.
John Goodman of Bridgerland ATC uses the Modules page to organize assessments (readings, video critiques, quizzes, and tests). This is an effective strategy that puts the emphasis on students doing work as much as they are consuming new information.