Designing or {Re}designing an Online Course?

Designing or {Re}designing an Online Course?

Come talk to our Instructional Design team about your course design and find help with incorporating new technology or moving a course online.

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UAA Academic Innovations & eLearning (AI&e)

Supports the UAA learning environment by fostering quality instructional practices, innovation, and technologies. Consisting of instructional designers, developers, multimedia specialists, and student support personnel, we support eLearning, instructional technologies, and provide professional development opportunities for all of UAA and our rural campuses. 

Upcoming Events

eTech Fair Logo 2016November 7 - 11, 2016


Register for the eTech Fair virtual conference and attend sessions covering a variety of distance learning topics throughout the week, addiitonal sessions are also available from the National Distance Learning Week presenters from around the country. See the virtual conference links section for schedules and additional information.


The team at AI&e can assist you in course design, professional development, multimedia projects, and test scanning. We also facilitate faculty and student support for UAA's eLearning, ePortfolio, and Robust Online Learning programs.

  • eLearning


    We provide support for UAA's eLearning students and faculty. We act as a liaison between students, faculty, and academic departments, provide general support related to online courses, and coordinate test proctoring services.

    Learn more about eLearning
  • ePortfolio


    We are here to educate, facilitate, and inspire faculty and students to develop their online identities through integrative learning, to showcase their work, and to reflect on their progress throughout their academic and professional careers for lifelong learning.

    Learn more about ePortfolio
  • Instructor Resources

    Instructor Resources

    We offer teaching tips, guides and resources to help you grow skills and get started with teaching & educational technology at UAA. This material is brought to you by Academic Innovations & eLearning, with additional material from UAA's eLearning Workgroup and CAFE (Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence) 

    Learn more about Instructor Resources
  • Instructional Design

    Instructional Design

    Our Instructional Design team can assist you or your group with all levels of the course design process. From incorporating new technology, to moving a course online, Instructional Designers are here to help.

    Learn more about Instructional Design
  • Multimedia


    We support instructors in delivering course content with multimedia. We offer video and audio recording, editing, encoding and streaming services, and house some digital toys available for testing and demo. We can also assist you in reviewing your multimedia content for accessibility.

    Learn more about Multimedia


  • Professional Development

    Professional Development

    We offer tool- and concept-specific workshops, both in-person and by distance, to assist you with incorporating technology into your courses, following universal design concepts and reviewing for accessibility. We can work with you and/or your group to schedule and tailor training for your specific needs and goals. 

    Learn more about Professional Development
  • Robust Online Learning

    Title III: Robust Online Learning Grant

    Our Robust Online Learning team is here to offer new online development and learning opportunities for UAA.

    Learn more about Robust Online Learning Grant
  •  Test Scanning

    Test Scanning

    We offer Scantron exam sheet scoring, with optional analysis reports within 72 hours.

    Learn more about Test Scanning


Professional Development

We are pleased to bring you professional development opportunities with both online and face-to-face workshops and conferences. We host a wide range of practical and theoretical training on focused topics wrapped around eLearning technology & pedagogy.



Select "Look for more" to populate current offerings.  View full workshops page here.

The Team

We are committed to ensuring that every one of our faculty, staff, and students are successful here at UAA. The Academic Innovations & eLearning team are passionate and enthusiastic about building authentic connections within the UAA community.

Keep in Touch

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Academic Innovations & eLearning

UAA/APU Consortium Library, 215 | 3211 Providence Drive | Anchorage, Alaska 99508
(907) 786-4496 | | Mon–Fri, 8a–5p