Consider the students you have: This link provides some national statistics for all sorts of students and should be considered when designing your syllabus and your course. At the very least, include on campus resources that can assist different segments of our student population. this move also helps to create an inclusive learning environment where students can see themselves represented and/or see your classroom as a safe space.
Visual Syllabus:You can use the premise of an infographic to create a visual interesting one page version of your full syllabus. This idea of a regular syllabus and a visual one should help you think through the absolute most important things the students need to succeed in your class.