This article provides hints for the design of e-learning courses with regard to target audience, navigation, objectives, motivation, media, interactivity, assessment, aesthetics, tool selection, and evaluation.
system design strategies
the learning content management system (LCMS) that will be used will influence the choice of tool. The following are a few examples of various tools. Basic programming of hypertext markup language (HTML) pages Macromedia Flash objects Web site authoring software, such as Macromedia Dreamweaver Tools, such as Articulate and Impatica , which convert documents from Microsoft PowerPoint and Word formats Fully programmable course authoring tools, such as ToolBook or Authorware Easier-to-learn authoring tools,