Teaching online

Teaching online allows students to engage in their learning through a variety of online activities, embedded within a rich interactive online environment.

High quality online learning environments provide students with a diverse range of opportunities to interact and engage with:

  • knowledge
  • learning resources
  • teachers
  • peers.

Teaching online creates an accessible and flexible learning environment through a combination of synchronous and asynchronous learning opportunities for students.

Are you looking for more information about how you can study online at La Trobe? Head to the the La Trobe Online website to find out more about our course offerings.

What does the student do?

Student can expect to engage in active learning experiences online including:

  • problem solving and critical thinking, engaging with content in the LMS
  • collaborating with peers, using discussion forums and synchronous tools
  • reflection, using portfolio assessment
  • testing conceptual knowledge, using quizzes.

Need more support with teaching online?

You can get a range of support for your teaching from Education Services including:

For further queries contact EdServices@latrobe.edu.au.