Course information and objectives

Image: course information icon. Clearly displaying course information and objectives reduces confusion and allows students to understand what to expect and what is expected from them. Ensure that:

  • RequiredThe schedule of expected course activities is clearly laid out
  • RequiredIntended Learning Outcomes are clearly identified
  • RequiredPolicies are linked to or attached, where relevant.


  • RequiredBaseline criteria, which should be achieved by all courses
  • Enhanced.Enhanced approaches, which may not always be applicable, but can provide a richer experience for students
  • RequiredFulfilled by Blackboard.Baseline criteria which are automatically fulfilled in Blackboard