Learning and Development Glossary

Petra Mayer

Asynchronous Learning. Several eLearning standards, including SCORM, xAPI (Tin Can) and AICC, help enhance the interoperability of online learning content and technologies. LTI is a standard created by the IMS Global Learning Consortium.

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The first official eLearning content standard, AICC was developed by the Aviation Industry CBT Committee in 1993 as a CD-ROM based standard. A predecessor to SCORM, AICC was difficult to work with and many steps were required to get content in the format running in a learning management system (LMS). Asynchronous Learning. Asynchronous learning allows learners to train individually, enabling them to complete courses at a time, place and pace that suits them.

The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program

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The optimum solution may then be to reduce the required instructor-led training through the use of on-line (asynchronous) prep courses. Asynchronous e-Learning. Asynchronous e-learning includes courses and training materials that can be accessed by the student at any time. However, many good asynchronous courses do provide access to forums and threaded discussion groups to give the student the ability to ask questions or have non-real time discussions.