• Length:
    5 Weeks
  • Effort:
    2–5 hours per week
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  • Level:
    Intermediate
  • Language:
    English
  • Video Transcript:
    English
  • Course Type:
    Self-paced on your time

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Prerequisites

StudioX: Creating a Course with edX Studio

About this course

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Studio Advanced is a course for experienced course designers in edX Studio - people who have already built at least one online class on the edX platform. If you're more of an edX beginner, you might want to take StudioX first.

This course has been designed to enable you to dip in and out of learning as you require it, as well as support linear learning pathways.

The course is organized into four main sections: advanced planning, improved procedures, short projects and long projects.

What you'll learn

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  • Create a style sheet for a course
  • Write better basic problems
  • Build advanced problem types
  • Use grading libraries
  • Design alternative navigationUse anti-cheating measures
  • Create interactive walkthroughs
  • Beautify your landing pages
  • Leverage edX advanced settings
  • Enable a resource sharing form
  • Write new problem types with JSInput
  • Build a content library
  • Consider different approaches to adaptive learning
  • Track data in realtime

While this course is primarily a guide to hone your course authoring skills, there are various assessments to complete along the way.

Meet your instructors

Colin Fredericks
Course Author and Senior Project Lead at HarvardX
edX
Amy Woodgate
Course Author and Director of Woodgate Consulting
edX

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Frequently asked questions

I have years of experience using other elearning authoring tools. Can I start with Studio Advanced instead of StudioX?
If you are new to edX Studio, then we highly suggest starting with StudioX to learn the basics. Once you have created a practice course, and completed the challenge activities, then you will be ready for Studio Advanced.