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Available now in myCourses!

Just-in-Time Course Design is a series of online modules you can complete at your own pace.

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A self paced, learning-centered approach to course design


Just-in-Time Course Design is a series of online modules available to all McGill instructors in myCourses.

Learning outcomes for these modules:

  • Describe learning-centered course design principles and strategies.
  • Apply these principles and strategies to the (re)design of your course by developing a Course Alignment Plan with identified …
    • learning outcomes
    • assessments
    • teaching strategies

Time commitment

We estimate three hours to complete the modules, which can be at any time and at your own pace. Time for reflection and to work on your Course Alignment Plan are in addition and will vary on an individual basis.

To access Just-in-Time Course Design:

  1. Click on this link.
  2. Log in to myCourses. You will land on the Just-in-Time Course Design site.
  3. Click the Open Course button.
  4. Should you encounter any problems, tls [at] (subject: Just-in-Time%20Course%20Design%20access) (email us for assistance).

You can access our course design offerings in three different formats:

A self-paced option in myCourses, a fast-track webinar series, and a two-day in-person workshop.


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