4 Easy Steps to Build eLearning

Let’s take a step back from the point of building eLearning, and ask some questions. What is the goal of the course? What is the learning outcome your client wants you to achieve, or the problem that needs to be solved? Who is actually going to be taking the course?...
Birch Learning Platform Events

How Events in Birch Increases Learner Engagement

Webinar 1pm (AEDT) 3 December 2020 - Join Ben to see how Birch is designed to make it easy for everyone – learners, administrators, managers and educators.  He will explore just a few of the exciting features that makes learning feel natural again. Register here. Learning can involve many things, so...
learning styles

Using Learning Style Models in eLearning

Learning design is all about designing the right learning for the right audience, catering for different learning styles and maximising the opportunities for effective learning. Effective learning design helps create engagement, and leads to emotional and intellectual connection with content to build practical, valuable skills which can be immediately applied...

How to Reduce Cognitive Load in eLearning

In our previous post, we looked at the fundamentals of cognitive load theory. In summary, to assist learners in transferring information from their working memory to their long-term memory, we need to present the information in such a way that it reduces extraneous cognitive load (non-relevant items) and, if possible,...