Comparing Courses: Digital Design

As you begin to conceptualize the overall framework of your online course, it can be beneficial to explore real-life courses. Here you are offered the opportunity to review and explore e-learning courses that showcase sound instructional design practices for an online course.

View more Catalyst Award winning courses on the Blackboard Community site.

Course Review Rubric

In pursuing the highest possible standards for online education, faculty at South Plains College are encouraged to measure their courses against the four parts of the Course Evaluation Rubric.

Reflection Questions

Consider the following questions as you reflect upon your experiences and how they will shape your e-learning courses:

  • How does the design of these online courses differ from a face-to-face course?
  • Which example is your favorite and why?
  • Is there anything you would like to replicate in your course?
  • What do you like or dislike about this design?
  • Do you have any examples that you would like to share? Email it to us at