Posted on May 23, 2019

Techniques for Working with Course Writers

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As an instructional designer, working with external/freelance subject matter experts and course writers can be a complex process with many potential challenges, from setting expectations and discussing requirements, explaining the development workflow and tools, making sure course writers know where to go for help, to navigating the multitude of...

Posted on Nov 05, 2018

The Online Course Development Factory: Instructional Design Lessons from the Manufacturing Industry

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While the pedagogical creativity inherent to creating an engaging online learning experience should not be understated, an equally important aspect of online course design is the production workflow. The creation of any product, whether tangible or intangible, has constraints of time frame, checkpoints, and quality control, all of which...