|3.5. The Role of the Course Instructor
|The course instructor provides an introduction that welcomes learners in the course and personalized videography and introduction in video format
|The course instructor checks the course page at least 3 days a week.
|The course instructor enters the grade for each assignment, quiz, and task in the grading tool (gradebook) on the LMS page of the course.
|The course instructor states clear expectations about the course learning outcomes.
|The course instructor provides clear information about academic honesty and plagiarism expectations and the outcomes in case of failure to meet expectations.
|The course instructor is flexible and takes the needs of the student into account and reviews the course processes when necessary.
|The course instructor solves the problems related to the course on time. Messages such as student mails and LMS messages etc. are replied within 48 hours.
|The course instructor actively addresses the problems as they arise and responds to the concerns of the students.
|The course instructor provides encouraging and constructive feedback.
|The course instructor uses strategies that encourage students to self-regulate and take responsibility for their learning.
|The course instructor respects the students.
|The course instructor uses tools within the LMS to effectively facilitate the learning experience.
|The course instructor updates the course content annually in the light of developments in science and technology.