Instructional Design Services
UAA's Academic Innovations has a team of instructional designers ready to help you with your questions & concerns regarding your online course design. Contact a Designer:
- Phone: 907.786.4496 (M-F, 8am - 5pm)
- Email: uaa_acadinnovations@alaska.
AI&e Multimedia Support
The multimedia team offers assistance in online audio and video production, accessibility in online formats and advice on what media to produce and use in your online course design.
Innovative Design Studio
Located in the UAA/APU Consortium Library, the Innovative Design Studio hosts video and audio production, 3D printing, blended and augmented reality technologies available for faculty to test and work with designers to implement in their teaching and learning practice.
Scantron Scanning Services
AI&e offers Scantron exam sheet scoring, with optional analysis reports within 72 hours.
Online Resources, 24/7 Access
- Blackboard Instructor Help
Tutorials and help with all things Blackboard and Blackboard Collaborate, including Kaltura video hosting.
- Blackboard Quick Tips
Blog from UAA Designers containing short tutorials covering all the tools in Blackboard.
- UAA Teaching Academy Blog
EduTips: Online Teaching & Learning Tutorials from AI&e and UAA Teaching Tips from CAFE and faculty associates.
- Accessible & Inclusive Design in Online Courses Information and tutorials that guide creation of accessible online course content.
- eLearning Faculty Semester Guide
Learn about the support services at AI&e eLearning specific to faculty teaching online. Submit your Faculty & Exam Form and review current semester dates and deadlines.
- RPNow Online Test Proctoring
Visit eLearning to discover how to set up your online exams using the RPNow system at UAA.
- Hoonuit / Atomic Learning
Log in with UA credentials to find tutorials for software like Microsoft Office and Google Apps for Education.
AI&e Professional Development Programs
AI&e in collaboration with CAFE and CCEL offer professional development training throughout the semester. We also host the Technology Fellows program, as well as offer innovation grants and support innovative projects throughout the year.
The Quality Matters program focuses on eLearning courses that have been designed and taught for 2+ semesters. The process assists faculty in reviewing the design and navigation against a data-driven rubric.
EduPass: A Journey to Online Teaching & Learning
The EduPass Certification program at AI&e offers faculty formal recognition for their course design and development training and other professional development opportunities through eWolf ePortfolio.
Robust Online Learning, Online Master Course Project
The OMC project aims to foster higher course quality and consistency, which can improve program outcomes and assessments. It reduces the design demands on faculty, while preserving flexibility. The student experience improves because the shell targets the desired learning outcomes, provides an interactive learning environment, and connects to eLearning resources.
Academic Innovations & eLearning
UAA/APU Consortium Library, 215 | 3211 Providence Drive | Anchorage, Alaska 99508
(907) 786-4496 | email@example.com | Mon–Fri, 8a–5p