We had a request come to us through Ask IDT, and to accommodate the request, we modified the University Blackboard template.
Kerry Wilks, Associate Dean of the Graduate School, came by the podcast to discuss accommodating the needs of graduate students in 500 and 600 level classes.
Are you working on a syllabus for a 500 or 600 level course at Wichita State? If so, remember to include additional outcomes and assignments for graduate students who are taking your course. This is a required step unless the catalog restricts enrollment in your class to undergraduates only.
Recently we had a question about online syllabi and how they might differ from a syllabus that is designed for paper distribution. In early 2016, the Academic Affairs office distributed a new syllabus template that includes both required and suggested elements. You will notice that the syllabus template, as it stands, is intended to be modified and then distributed in paper form. If you would like to use this template to make an online version of your syllabus, consider making the following modifications:
For weeks we’ve been talking about Accessibility. Though at one point this was a highly under-discussed topic, it is one that deserves the attention it is now getting.