Design is incredibly important in eLearning. Clever use of design features can add depth and context to your courses, which can have a dramatic impact on their success. Cursim, our learning design and development division, demonstrated the importance of design in eLearning at our recent eLearning Community Demofest.Read More
Graphic design in eLearning brings a whole host of additional considerations for our designers, above and beyond those of a standard graphic designer. eLearning graphic designers have to consider how the design will work for our learners, will it aid or hinder learning? I spoke with our graphic designer, Tanzeel, about the things he always checks when designing a course, and I thought I’d share his 4-point check list with you now:Read More
When you have been tasked with the design and development of learning materials, where do you start? Do you plan out your aims and objectives? Do you define your learning outcomes? Or do you put these off because you are never quite sure what they are, or what the difference is?Read More
This week, Karen Quinton, Head of Cursim, hosted the fourth webinar in our learning design webinar series. This webinar series has covered macro, backwards and evidence-based learning design, while also covering how to use text, audio and graphics in eLearning. So, just in case you’ve missed any of these webinars, here are the resources for you to catch up:
Design is incredibly important in eLearning. Poor design can have a dramatic impact on learning outcomes. Inconsistency, poor size and spacing, irrelevant images and illegible fonts are some of the mistakes we see time and time again.
Here are the eight common mistakes that you should avoid.Read More