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Introduction to Instructional Systems Design Course


Introduction to Instructional Systems Design
Introduction to Instructional Systems Design

Review important instructional design such as learning theories and learning objectives and how they influence the design process.


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Course Description

Instructional Systems Design is the process of designing and developing instructional courses or materials that bring greater efficiency and effectiveness to acquiring knowledge or skills for learners. This free online course in Instructional Systems Design reviews important aspects such as learning theories and learning objectives and how they influence the design process. It also reviews the role of memory, needs analysis, and design models such as ADDIE (Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation). Robert Gagne's Nine Events of Instruction are also discussed with examples of their application and use. Finally, learning technologies and how they are used to deliver training are reviewed, as well as techniques for measuring and evaluating the effectiveness of the instructional materials. This course will be of great interest to all human resources, teaching and training professionals who are involved in training, instructional design and e-learning, and who would like to learn more about important aspects of instructional systems design and their use and application in designing and developing highly effective instructional materials or courses.

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LEARNING OUTCOMES

Learning outcomes:
- Understanding and using instructional models such as ADDIE;
- The role of learning theories and memory in learning;
- Using needs analysis and subject matter experts to design instructional materials and courses;
- Using Gagne's Nine Events of Instruction to design effective instructional materials;
- Using learning technologies to deliver training;
- Measuring and evaluating the instructional materials.

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 165 votes
Course Title: Introduction to Instructional Systems Design
Course #: 447
Course Publisher: Marina Arshavskiy
Course Category: 9
Content Origin:
Course Description: Instructional Systems Design is the process of designing and developing instructional courses or materials that bring greater efficiency and effectiveness to acquiring knowledge or skills for learners. This free online course in Instructional Systems Design reviews important aspects such as learning theories and learning objectives and how they influence the design process. It also reviews the role of memory, needs analysis, and design models such as ADDIE (Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation). Robert Gagne's Nine Events of Instruction are also discussed with examples of their application and use. Finally, learning technologies and how they are used to deliver training are reviewed, as well as techniques for measuring and evaluating the effectiveness of the instructional materials. This course will be of great interest to all human resources, teaching and training professionals who are involved in training, instructional design and e-learning, and who would like to learn more about important aspects of instructional systems design and their use and application in designing and developing highly effective instructional materials or courses.
License: Not for download or distribution.
Release Date: 29 June 2012
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 3-4 Hours
Video/Audio: None
Audio Only: None
Animation: None
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Quintessence Bradford
    Quintessence Bradford United States of America Offers a great foundation to build upon for someone that really wants to learn more in ISD field. 2016-01-21 18:01:21
  • Jodie-kay Kerr
    Jodie-kay Kerr Jamaica I loved this course. It is so very informative and not only to aspiring HR professionals but aspects of it can be applied to everyday work life. 2016-01-19 19:01:27
  • Jay Daum
    Jay Daum United States of America Very good course. I enjoyed the format!! 2016-01-13 20:01:37
  • Dewayne Davis
    Dewayne Davis Jamaica This is very informative. The course also provides a solid concept of how to perform each step. 2016-01-09 16:01:25
  • Jesse Cole
    Jesse Cole United States of America Great course. Informational with a hint of difficulty. 2016-01-06 22:01:59
  • Kasi Orcutt
    Kasi Orcutt United States of America Good quick overview. Would like to have a downloadable certificate of completion after passing final assessment. 2015-12-28 20:12:01
  • Jesse Arroyo
    Jesse Arroyo United States of America This course should include comparative analysis, practical case studies, more real-world examples, and required Instructional Design synopsis project that demonstrate applicable E-learning performance and fine-tuning. The course is otherwise a great example of general theory and principles of Instructional design perse: for learners who lack exposure or general to specific knowledge. 2015-11-06 23:11:23
  • Leon Hontz
    Leon Hontz United States of America Solid review of some of the fundamentals for ISD. Little quizzes at the ends of sections or groups of sections may help to reinforce key ideas. 2015-11-03 15:11:14
  • Theodore Headley
    Theodore Headley United States of America Very good in depth introductory course on ISD. 2015-11-03 14:11:51
  • Dr Arup Barman
    Dr Arup Barman India Very systematic to learn and acquire the knowledge of ISD. 2015-10-15 08:10:24
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