Organizations adopt different project management techniques, instructional design models, and visual design principles to create eLearning solutions. We have distilled the best practices to be followed when working on an eLearning project. Do read and share your insights on how to execute and deliver an eLearning project successfully.
We are listing the best practices to be adopted for your quick reference.
1. Understand Client Requirements
This is the foundation for your work. Ensure that you understand all the client requirements clearly.
2. Know your Target Audience
Be aware for whom you are creating the eLearning content.
3. Define Learning Outcomes
Let your learners know what they will achieve on completing the program.
4. Keep On-Screen Content Crisp
“Brevity is the soul of wit.’’ – Cut down jargon and keep the content simple.
5. Use Videos Effectively
Videos engage learners, use them to enhance the content.
6. Integrate Games into the Content
Use interactive games to break the monotony.
7. Adopt a Mobile-Friendly Approach
The smartphone is the new classroom, make your content mobile-friendly.
8. Create Learning Nuggets
Micro-learning nuggets that improve retention of learning.
9. Use Intelligent Assessments
Assessments that help learners understand better.
10. Make Learners Accountable
Accountability motivates learners to complete the program.
11. Keep your Client in the Loop
Communicate project milestones to the client regularly.
12. Stick to the Budget and Deadline
Honor the committed delivery date and don’t overshoot costs.