Writing a Syllabus
Getting Started with Writing a Syllabus
- Establish course and lesson goals/objectives. What should students know or be able to do as a result of taking the course.
- Design your course utilizing Backwards Course Design. The Course Design Matrix and Course Checklist can guide you in the process.
- Utilize our Syllabus Template. The template contains some syllabus best practices, examples and official University policies. The syllabus has also been formatted for accessibility and approved by UND Marketing.