Random Thoughts on Instructional Design
Create the organizational (or skeleton) structure of your course. This involves creating a series of clearly labeled folders that will hold course materials.
Make a folder for every week or module in your outline or mimic the structure of your syllabus.
Enter the Course Information area and create folders for the Syllabus, Grading Policies, Class Rules, and other basic items relating to course sub-folders for sub-topics as necessary. We suggest that a series of folders be created to house course materials: 1 main folder for the course with sub folders created for each week, discussion topics, and general course materials. For example:
Enter the Course Materials area in your course management system, and create folders that correspond with your folders.