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Introduction to Instructional Systems Design


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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Introduction to Instructional Systems Design Course
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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 152 reviews
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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  • Ogunbakin Kayode Jacob
    Ogunbakin Kayode Jacob Nigeria I am so excited at how fundamental the course was designed. I have gained comprehensive insight into ISD. Thank you. 2015-07-28 12:07:55
  • Miguel Ángel Calvo
    Miguel Ángel Calvo Mexico I found this course very useful. The course is very well designed. The information presented is specific and very well sequenced. Congratulations! 2015-07-26 04:07:07
  • Anita Kumar
    Anita Kumar India This was a short and easy course to learn the basic ID theories. 2015-07-24 17:07:29
  • Nikki Gelso
    Nikki Gelso United States of America This course was very easy to understand and navigate through. 2015-07-22 19:07:28
  • Melissa Auter
    Melissa Auter United States of America This is a great resource. Thank you! 2015-07-22 16:07:33
  • Scott Bailey
    Scott Bailey United States of America Excellent intro to the ISD technique and the ADDIE model. Thanks. 2015-07-15 18:07:56
  • Fernando Pericin
    Fernando Pericin Brazil Very good course. A lot of information. 2015-07-15 15:07:27
  • Geralyn Joy De Leon
    Geralyn Joy De Leon Philippines This is very helpful! 2015-06-25 20:06:45
  • Elizabeth Costello Malone
    Elizabeth Costello Malone United States of America Great course - interactive, educational, and enjoyable! 2015-06-25 17:06:48
  • Teresa Jones
    Teresa Jones United States of America These modules were interesting and easy to use. 2015-06-25 01:06:28
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