Friday, January 18, 2019, 8:30am to 11:30am
Pomerantz Family Pavilion , Melrose Conference Rooms 1 & 2
720 Melrose Avenue, Iowa City, IA 52242

In this workshop, you will learn about principles and processes that lead to efficient and effective instruction, whether for a single lesson or a whole course.


• Describe the process of instructional design, including major steps in the process and the purpose of each step.

• Determine goals for an instructional unit or program based on thoughtful analysis of the need and situation.

• Write useful and meaningful learning objectives that describe the knowledge, skills and/or attitudes that students will achieve.

• Use learning objectives to ensure that instruction and assessment aligns with the goals and objectives to increase the likelihood of effective and efficient learning.

• Develop a plan to evaluate the effectiveness of instruction.


Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Stephanie Burnett in advance at 319-335-8901 or