2 – Elements

Elements of a Blended Course

About this chapter

Chapter 2, Elements of Blended Courses: A Tour walks you through several blended course designs, focusing on overall approaches, specific activities, and technology used.

From the guide…


  • BYU’s Mid-Course Evaluation
  • BYU’s IPT 287 course on Google Sites is a good example of using a simple web site shared by several professors laying out course structure and activities. It also showcases an interesting blended model as described in Chapter 2 of this guide.


The following illustrates a typical rhythm of a blended course that meets once a week.