University of Nebraska Medical Center

Course Preparation

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Need help making the design of your new course easy?

Below are useful resources and tools to help you prepare for your next course. Browse the categories below for more information:

UNMC Course Preparation Resources

Course Management


Want to set up a course website that allows you to send course-related announcements to your students or distribute electronic materials without having to constantly email files? Learn how Canvas, UNMC's course management system, can help make class easier for both you and your students.

UNMC Branded Templates


To make it as easy as possible for your handouts and lectures to be in the UNMC brand, there are a variety of templates available to you. View UNMC-branded templates on Brand Wise.

If you have questions or wish to request additional services, contact Strategic Communications.

Curriculum Bias Checklist

Check your curriculum for bias. Use the Bias Checklist created and shared by Amy Caruso Brown, MD at SUNY Upstate Medical University. The checklist is designed for faculty to use when developing or assessing content for medical and health professions students and trainees.

Use the Bias Checklist


Improve Your Syllabus

Want to make your syllabus more engaging and inclusive? Review these 5 quick tips.

Course Preparation Tools