Chapter Objectives

At the conclusion of this chapter, you should be able to

  • define the development phase of ISD

  • list several aspects of development that require reviewing when developing materials

  • give several reasons why pilot testing is essential when designing a curriculum

  • describe why a train-the-trainer course may be necessary

  • list several things to consider when designing a train-the-trainer course.


The development phase of ISD is the period that connects the design process with the implementation of a project. Plans and prototypes move to realization as the designer moves materials to a final draft stage. Additionally, programmers code technology-based projects, and graphic artists produce artwork. ...

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