Universal Design for Learning

SF State students in class.

The Universal Design for Learning (UDL) micro course focuses on strategies for developing coursework, choosing resources, and designing anti-racist programs that consider the wide variability of learners in higher education. Micro-courses are short course, focus on one topic.

In this Universal Design for Learning micro course course, participants will:

  • Identify the objectives and principles of UDL.
  • Explain how UDL may enhance inclusivity and anti-racist pedagogy.
  • Apply real-world practices for humanizing instruction and activities.
  • Apply UDL to course outcomes, presentation of material, student engagement, assignments, assessments and students’ articulation of learning.


This course remains open as a resource for SF State faculty.

Stipends for faculty completion of CEETL course offerings were made possible through one-time emergency federal funding (CARES and HEERF) for COVID-19. This funding source has now concluded as of 4/25/22. CEETL courses remain available as a resources for the campus community, though stipends for completion will no longer be awarded.