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E-Learning Fundamentals

A Practical Guide

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This ultimate road map covers the entire e-learning landscape.

Why do we even need e-learning? What is an LMS? How do I write a storyboard? If you’re delving into e-learning and are coming up with more questions than answers, this guide is the high-level overview you’ve been looking for. In this book, e-learning development experts and educators Diane Elkins and Desirée Pinder deliver a comprehensive examination of the e-learning process from the ground up.

E-Learning Fundamentals provides the base of knowledge necessary to tackle everything from early concepts of e-learning down to its execution. Throughout, you’ll find vignettes that bring concepts to life as well as checklists and practical tools for designing and developing your first e-learning course.

In this book you will:• Dive into the basics of e-learning design and development.• Explore the e-learning course design and development process—from analysis through evaluation.• Learn to write and storyboard a course, construct test questions, choose media, put the course together, and establish a thorough review process.

Download the tools and checklists from the book in an editable format.

Tools of the Trade Infographic

Use this handy infographic, adapted from the book, to learn about the pros and cons of popular e-learning design tools at your disposal:E-Learning-Tools-of-the-Trade.pngAuthor Video

Hear from E-Learning Fundamentals co-author Diane Elkins:

Book Details

  • ISBN: 9781562869472

  • Pages: 176

  • Publication Date: June 2015

  • Formats: Paperback, PDF

  • Product Code: 111520

About the Authors
Desirée Pinder

Desirée Pinder is a co-founder of Artisan E-Learning, where she provides custom e-learning development, specializing in Articulate, Captivate, and Lectora. She is also co-author of the E-Learning Uncovered book series.

Diane Elkins

Diane Elkins is the president of Artisan E-Learning, a custom e-learning development company specializing in Articulate Studio, Storyline, Lectora, and Captivate. She has built a reputation as a national e-learning expert by being a frequent speaker at major industry events such as ATD's International Conference & Exposition, ATD TechKnowledge, DevLearn, and Learning Solutions. She is also the co-author of the popular E-Learning Uncovered book series as well as E-Learning Fundamentals: A Practical Guide from ATD Press. She is a past president of the Northeast Florida and Metro DC chapters of ATD.

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