Course Delivery Modality Glossary

Modality is the mode or method of instruction a course is delivered.

  • Not every course will be available in every course delivery modality.
  • Some classes that are listed as online may have recitations or lab sections that are face-to-face and scheduled separately for the same course.

Locating an instruction mode on the course schedule

You can determine the specific course delivery mode by the attributes assigned to a course.

Attributes are indicators (i.e., tags/characteristics) assigned to courses and found listed on courses at courses.unh.edu and Webcat.

Key to course modality attributes:

  • EUNH - Course with an online component
  • ONLO - Online (no campus visits)
  • SYNC - Synchronous, Scheduled meeting times
  • HYBR - Hybrid, Online with some campus visits
  • RA - Rotational Attendance (Displayed beginning 7/24)
  • REMS – Remote Section (Displayed beginning 10/14/2020)

     

Instructor and students are present (i.e., face-to-face) in the classroom/laboratory each class meeting according to the course schedule indicated days, times and locations.

Attributes: will not include any of the above listed.

Example: https://courses.unh.edu/class/202010/17036

 

These courses do not meet at a specific time or day  (i.e., asynchronous/not in real time).

Instruction is available online, where you find content, assignments, schedules, and structured opportunities for you to interact with your classmates online.

Attributes: Online (no campus visits), ONLO, EUNH

Example: https://courses.unh.edu/class/202010/10915

Instruction is delivered online in real time according to the course schedule (i.e., synchronous).

Instructor and students are all online using a synchronous real time meeting tool such as Zoom.

Attributes: Scheduled meeting time, SYNC, Online (no campus visits) ONLO, EUNH

Example: https://courses.unh.edu/class/202010/12610

 

Instruction is delivered as a combination of online and some mandatory scheduled in person meeting times on campus.

Attributes: Online with some campus visits, HYBR, EUNH

Example: https://courses.unh.edu/class/202010/15585

Instruction is delivered online in real time (i.e., synchronous) with a face-to-face on campus portion.

These courses will include specific meeting days, times and locations on the course schedule.

Attributes: Scheduled meeting time, SYNC, Online with some campus visits, HYBR, EUNH

Example: https://courses.unh.edu/class/202010/10181

Rotational attendance courses meet according to the course schedule. Students will rotate face-to-face attendance based on instructor guidance to attend at least one class per week.

Attributes: Rotational Attendance, RA (Displayed beginning 7/24)

Example: https://courses.unh.edu/class/202010/10139

Online Synchronous Sections for remote student registration in a section that is entirely online for the duration of the semester. Each remote section is cross listed with a face to face section.

Attribute: Remote Section, REMS (Displayed beginning 10/14/2020)

Example: https://courses.unh.edu/timeroom/202050?tcc=&Title=CS+416&Campus=&Subject=&Delivery=&Instructor=&Level=&Credits=&Time=&CRN=