Adding interaction

Interaction can mean different things to different people. In eLearning, we generally classify it as anywhere where the learner actively engages with the content and/or a trainer or each other. This infographic explains interaction in more detail, including why it is...

Types of writing

We have already looked at the tone of voice that is appropriate for your course and audience, now we need to look at the types of writing that you could use to present your content and mix it up from purely a text box and image presentation style.   Storytelling...

Collate your content

The next step is to work through your list of topics and make sure you pull together all the research and content that you will use to start writing the course. This may include: Previous learning or course materials Websites Reports and published papers Professional...

Map your content

Before you start writing any content in detail, it is a good idea to look at mapping out your content and arranging it into a logical sequence and topics, particularly if you are starting from scratch with no existing materials. There are a few ways I do this...

Efficient course development

The development process that we looked at can seem intimidating and complicated to anyone not used to working in it. However, there are ways to make it more efficient and easy for you. Use templates In the creation of storyboards and builds use a templated approach to...