The best online and hybrid courses are made from scraps strewn about and gathered together from across the web. We build a course by examining the bits, considering how they’re connected, and creating pathways for learners to make their own connections.
If you could look into a crystal ball and read eLearner’s minds, you might hear stuff like “Why does this course treat me like I’m in kindergarten?” and “I wish I could just learn at my own pace.” Of course, you can’t read minds, so the next best thing is to research some of the key components of good instructional design and then use that knowledge to create courses and lectures that cater to your learners’ needs and wants.
"By knowing your audience and keeping individual experience in mind, you can create instructional design to give your learners the best chance of success."
Creating animations has always been considered as one of the most complex aspects of graphic design that requires specific software and technological expertise. It is a time-intensive activity that requires heavy software and high speed computers.
However, over the past few years, the emergence of different online presentation and animation tools have simplified the process of creating animations...
As learning continues to thrive beyond the confines of the traditional face-to-face classroom and into exciting new e-learning and virtual environments, the need to design courses that are pedagogically sound and quality-driven is a must.
Tab-style interactions are easy to build and add a bit of interactivity to what would normally be linear content. They’re a great way to avoid locked navigation. People should have as much freedom as possible when navigating their online training because it’s part of their learning experience.
Great free templates though registration is required.
Are you willing to create an eLearning course on your own? Here is an indispensable guide to the basics of creating DIY topnotch courses.
You don’t have to be an experienced professional instructor to create an effective and memorable eLearning course. You only have to learn the fundamentals of learning, apply it in practice, and be brilliant at the basics.