Storyboarding your content

An important part of the development process is storyboarding as this is where the course content is created. You may have come across this term in relation to film and animation, and it is a similar process undertaken in course creation. The term...

The ADDIE model of development

This process we saw in the previous topic is generally based on the popular ADDIE model of development. This model breaks the process into 5 stages – Analyse Design Develop Implement Evaluate. Take a look at this infographic to read the key points of the 5...

Managing your course creation

There are so many tools out there to help you with managing your project, but here are some of my favourite project management tools, that also seem popular in my network. Oh and I use free versions of all of these, unless stated otherwise. Trello Go to Trello This...

Reviewing your course

Once you have built your course you need to run through it to make sure everything works. I suggest enlisting someone else to go through it as we often miss mistakes in our own work as we are too close to it and read what we think is there. Others are more likely to...

Making your course usable

Usability, accessibility and inclusion are two terms we often hear but that are not often fully understood, and it is often presumed they mean the same thing. However, though there is some overlap, as you can see here there is a distinct difference in the aims of each...