A collection of web pages and resources to design and develop courses – resources focused on fully online or blended/ flexible learning design will be highlighted as found.


BC Institute of Technology

Learning and Teaching Centre

Note: focused pro-d small group approach – Lesson Study
Lesson Study is a facilitated peer-group approach to improving your lesson preparation, delivery and practice with the goal of becoming a more effective instructor.

Simon Fraser University

Teaching and Learning Centre:  Resources and Tools

  • Course Planning
    Videos of key scholars and practitioners in student learning, learning design and pedagogical innovation in higher education

University of BC

UBC Wiki

Designing for a Quality Online Course (PDPIE)

Learning Design

University of Guelph

The Office of the Provost

Course Design and Development Resources



ASCD – Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

Carleton College
The Science Education Resource Center

Teach the Earth – Course Design

Carnegie Mellon University
Eberly Center – Teaching Excellence and Educational Innovation

Design & Teach a Course

National Association of Geoscience Teachers
On the Cutting Edge  (a professional development program for geoscience faculty)
Note:  cc-licensed with some exceptions