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Teaching Resources

Fall & Spring Semester Course Building Guidelines and Instructions

  • Course Types: Specific course type definitions established by the State University of New York.

  • Scheduling Principles: This document provides an overview of scheduling principles, procedures and workflows.

  • Standard Time Schedule (PDF): Review the standard classroom meeting times for the SUNY Cortland campus. 

Classroom Information

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Course Building Forms and Requests

  • Co-Instructor Authorization: (PDF) Department chairs and instructors will use this form to authorize multiple instructors for a course. This will grant access to the course in Blackboard, in addition to listing the instructor as a co-instructor on the official schedule.

  • New Course / Section Creation Form: (PDF) Faculty and staff may use this form to build courses and course sections. This is for entering established, approved courses to a semester's schedule.

  • New Faculty Course Association: Used to designate new faculty members (new hires and new adjunct faculty) to be associated with courses on the schedule of classes.

  • Blended and Infrequent Meeting Requests: Use this form to request space for published course times  in blended on infrequent sections prior to EMS system availability.

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