SDD102 6 Steps to Awesome eLearning Scenarios
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Tuesday, March 27
Expo Hall: Design & Development Stage
When training courses don’t feel relevant to your learners’ work, the learners are less likely to meaningfully engage. You can capture their attention by turning dull, text-filled slides into a relatable scenario. This type of interaction gives learners an opportunity to apply new skills and explore outcomes in a low-pressure environment.
Learn a simple, six-step instructional design approach to building awesome eLearning scenarios. You’ll find out how to translate content into a decision-making activity, select relatable characters, and set the scene for your scenario. You’ll also get tips for adding context and providing feedback that illustrates the potential consequences of your learners’ virtual choices.
In this session, you will learn:
- How to turn course content into a decision-making activity
- How to select characters for your scenario
- How to set the scene with background imagery
- Tips for adding meaningful context
- How to provide feedback
Novice to advanced designers, developers, and project managers.
Technology discussed in this session:
Nicole Legault, community manager at Articulate, has a varied skillset that includes instructional design, eLearning development, graphic design, and social media. She has worked for several well-respected companies, including SMART Technologies and Langevin Learning Services. In her current position at Articulate, she helps people create better eLearning every day.