In this section, we provide copies of the course instructions sent via email and explain how course announcements work for this micro-course.

As an open course, registration on the course website is not mandatory and all the course materials are available on the open web without password access. We also provide open access to copies of all course announcements sent to learners who opt in to receive course instructions via email.

Where can I access copies of the course instructions for this course?

Here is a list of links to copies of the instructions sent to learners who opted in for email communications:

Week’s email Sessions
When the course starts Session 0: Establish your personal learning environment
Sessions for Week 1 Session 1: Assessing to learn

Session 2: Activity-based assessment to support learning

Sessions for Week 2 Session 3: Summative and formative assessment

Session 4: Online activity-based assessment in practice

Sessions for Week 3 Session 5: Feedback

Session 6: Feedback and collaboration
Session 7: Consider integrated summative assessment (integrated activity)

Assessment for badges Consolidated Formative Assessment to earn a ‘Partial completion badge’

Integrated activity submistion to earn a ‘Assessor Badge’ and PDF Certificate of Completion.

How do I receive course instructions via email?

There are two ways in which participants can opt in to receive course instructions via email:

  1. By registering and enrolling on this course website, or
  2. Submitting an expression of interest to join the Assessment skills for open, distance and flexible learning course via any of the promotional pages advertising the course.

To register on this course website, click on the “Log in /Register” link at the top of the page (or graphic on a smartphone), and you will be subscribed to receive course announcements via email.

Can I unsubscribe from receiving course email instructions?

Yes, you can unsubscribe from receiving course announcements.

At the bottom of any email sent, you will find an “Unsubscribe” link. Click on this link to visit to unsubscribe from all future email communications from us.