Best Practices for Instructional Design in eLearning


Select a tool that is suitable for your target audience (Choose a user friendly tool if you are dealing with beginners). Make sure your tool is well aligned to the output you want (LMS, CD-ROM, Mobile, Podcast etc). A storyboard should contain slide information, graphics, audio and video instructions, On-screen text, navigation instructions and interactivity instructions.

What is eLearning?


Whether you’re an eLearning expert or beginner, there’s no denying its popularity has skyrocketed over the past decade. Some of these factors include: The Internet – Prior to the rise of the internet, many relied on printed manuals, CD-ROMS and other restrictive methods for learning and training. It’s likely that anyone who uses eLearning will tell you how impactful and convenient it is.

Producing Podcasts: Some Considerations for Content Creators

The E-Learning Curve

Anthony Bates, author of Technology, e-learning and distance education (2005) states that audio (via radio broadcast) has been used in education for over seventy years. The introduction of CD-ROMs in the late 1980's mitigated most of these issues, and in a sense were the hardware breakthrough that presaged the beginnings of e-learning as we know it today. It was the emergence of the internet that genuinely facilitated audio and visual media-based learning.