Principles of Economics

This example looks at a multiple section course in which the instructors work together on course prep. There are both asynchronous and synchronous components and faculty bring some students into the in-person environment with remote technology.

Course type

Principles of Economics


Econ 121

Class size

25-30, Multiple Sections

Room capacity



Mostly asynchronous video lectures approximately 15 minutes


Synchronous classroom activities. Mixed discovery activities, short clarifying presentations by instructor, flipped classroom format


2 midterm exams + Final Exam


Daily homework submitted electronically in pdf form. As an alternative, an online homework grading system could be used.