Course development FAQs

Find the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about our course design and development services.

The course development team

Who is on your team and where is your team based?

Who does what?

What experience do you have in online and blended learning?

Whom have you worked with?

What are the student experiences on courses you’ve helped develop?

Why should we work with you? What distinguishes Pearson?

Before the course is launched

Some of our academics are not confident about delivering a blended programme. Do you include training as part of this service?

What content can we use to create our course?

Which VLEs do you work with?

How many courses can you develop at one time?

How long will it take?

How much will it cost?

How does Pearson develop courses?

How do you make accessibility provisions?

How do you incorporate my institution’s brand in the course?

How do you make sure your courses are different for each institution you work with?

During the course

What kind of visibility will we have of student engagement and student progress throughout the course?

After the course is launched

Who owns the copyright for the courses we’ve developed together?

What happens if we want to make changes to our course throughout the course, and in the years to come?

What happens if students and staff have questions on the course once it has launched?

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