- Choosing file formats
- Chunking content
- Providing options
- Having backup plans
Commonly Used FormatsIn this article, the focus is on step one, choosing file formats. The file formats that faculty include in an online class vary widely based on a number of factors:
- Faculty technical skills – only a minority of faculty create html pages.
- Faculty field of expertise/subject area – some fields need special file types for special purposes.
- Faculty workload – a busy person will do what they are most familiar with