Welcome to the Getting Started series. The Fact Sheets and Getting Started modules here will help you understand how to utilise Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) Technologies based on sound pedagogical approaches. You can also find out more about the Course Design Standards (CDS) and the Principles that underpin them. 

The Fact Sheets provide a brief overview, whereas the Getting Started modules contain practical examples, activities and links to further reading; delving deeper into how to use VLE Technologies or Course Design Standards in your course or program.

Fact Sheets

Our Facts Sheets are quick one page introductions to the Course Design Standards (CDS) and Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) Technologies. They are ideal for getting a basic understanding of a particular topic.

Getting Started

Want to go deeper? These modules will help you understand what is possible and dive deeper into utilising the Course Design Standards (CDS) and Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) Technologies.