How to Create your Course Outline: Official Udemy Course

Get organized and improve your course quality with a solid outline
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Create a course outline to help you get organized and ready for course production
Identify a clear structure for your course
Refer to a sophisticated outline for every next step of your course creation journey


  • You should have signed up to become a Udemy instructor
  • You should have taken the Udemy course: "Set your Course Goals" and filled out your course goals worksheet


Do you want to know which pieces make up a Udemy course? Are you excited about the next steps of course creation journey, but would like more structure in the process? Are you looking for excellent tools and examples to help you along? Then you're in the right place.

In this official Udemy-produced course you will work on a project - YOUR course outline! We'll help you create a sophisticated outline that will serve as the basis for the rest of your course creation journey. You'll walk through this important step alongside a fellow Udemy instructor, who will be present throughout this course, and will share his story about working with a Udemy course creation expert. 

In this course you will: 

  1. Find a good structure for your course

  2. Create your course outline

  3. Get organized so the rest of your course creation journey goes smoothly

By the end of the course, you'll have completed your course outline. We know from data and experience, that instructors who start out with a solid course outline are more likely to complete their course and have a higher quality course.

In each of our official courses we strive to deliver information-packed lectures that quickly give you the information you need to make your course creation process easy and your final product amazing. We include lots of examples, as well as practice activities to make sure you're practicing your new skills. 

Let's get started!

Who this course is for:

  • Udemy instructors at the start of their course creation journey
  • Instructors who have trouble focusing their course content and feel overwhelmed

Course content

8 sections32 lectures53m total length
  • Introduction to the course


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The Udemy Instructor Team has one passion: Udemy's instructors! We'll work with you to help you create an online course -- along the way, we'll also help you become an integral member of the Udemy community, a promotional whiz, a teaching star, and an all-around amazing instructor. We're excited to help you succeed on Udemy!