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The department of Online Education and Training (OET) at California State University, Fullerton strives to support faculty and student success in all online, hybrid/blended, and technology-enhanced courses and to foster a shared understanding of effective online/blended teaching practices for course delivery. This guide intends to provide useful information about online instruction at CSUF to create opportunities for instructors to improve online teaching practices.


This guide provides:

  • Best practices as recommended by quality assurance guides, such as the CSU’s Quality Learning and Teaching (QLT) evaluation instrument
  • Guidance for new and experienced instructors of online/blended/hybrid courses
  • Contact information for a variety of online instruction and technical support services at CSUF
  • A glossary of online teaching-related terms and their definitions