Applications for the Exemplary Course Award are now open.
The closing date for applications is 12pm, 31st January 2020. To submit an application, download the application form here and consult the guidance available on our webpages.
The Exemplary Course Award is designed to recognise exemplary practice in Blackboard modules. Since its launch in 2013, the Exemplary Course award has awarded 6 exemplary modules, 12 highly commended and 3 commended awards.
This year’s awards are slightly different. Although the Exemplary Course Award is still based on Blackboard’s Exemplary Course Program Rubric, we have made some adjustments to emphasise the interactive uses of Blackboard to provide a blended learning environment for students. In addition to this, extra weighting has been given to the accessibility criteria to ensure that the Blackboard modules are accessible for all learners.
We will be running a training session for those of you who are considering submitting an application for the ECA on Thursday 12th December, 2pm-3pm in E3, E-learning Training Room and also on Friday 10th January, 2pm-3pm. You can book onto these sessions via the book a course pages.