The first day of the 2011 SCSU Teaching Academy, held June 1-2, 2011, featured Dr. L. Dee Fink on Designing Courses for Significant Learning. Below you can find a link to Dr. Fink's own Self-Directed Guide to Designing Courses for Significant Learning, as well as a rubric and template, to aid you in your course design.
Self-Directed Guide, L. Dee Fink
Template for Examples of Well-Designed Courses, Designlearning.org
Criteria of Excellence, Designlearning.org