Ideas for Media and Authoring
This chapter shows how media, including images, audio, and video, are being used in creative ways to improve online learning. It also contains authoring ideas that can pump up the media and content you produce with media development tools. Although media can be used for the wrong reasons and these uses can detract from learning, media is often extremely important for learning. As the ideas in this chapter show, the right media can make ideas come alive.
Media and authoring are used to create many different types of learning materials, from self-paced to synchronous to tools that help people do their jobs. ...