Course Schedule

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Date

Topic(s)

Reading Assignment

Project Due

Aug 27

 

Introduction to Multimedia Learning

 

The value of Multimedia in Learning - Patti Shank, Adobe Design Center

 

Take a tour of the course website and the course blackboard

 

 

Sep 3

Review Design and Type Principles

Design Principles/ Designing with Type, The Non-Designer's Design and Type Books -Robin Williams

 

Sep 10

Digital Interactive TextBooks

GUIDED LAB DAY 1 - Ebook Design (/iAuthor)

Digital Interactive Textbooks - An exploration (ereserve)

 

 

iBook Author Tutorial

iBook Author Tutorials

Starting your iBook Author

Assign Ebook Design Project

Quiz on Non-designers Design and Type book

Sep 17

 

Graphics for Learning

Graphics and Color Principles

GUIDED LAB DAY 2 - Graphic Design (Photoshop)

Graphics for Learning, Clark & Lyons - Chapter 1 (ereserve)

Creating Graphics for Learning and Performance – Chapter 11 (Color, Depth & Space) - ereserve

DUE: Sign up for Multimedia Principles Presentaiton in Class

Watch Adobe Photoshop Tutorials

Sep 24

 

Cognitive Theory of Multimedia Learning/ Elearning

Print design PEER Review

Chapters 1 to 3, e-Learning and the Science of Instruction: Proven Guidelines for Consumers and Designers of Multimedia Learning

DUE: Ebook design DRAFT

 

 

Oct 1

 

Rapid Elearning

Guided Lab Day 3 - Articulate

Rapid Elearning Authoring Tool - Selection Criteria

DUE: Ebook design FINAL

Articulate Tutorials

Assign Articulate Project

 

Oct 8

 

Multimedia Principles - Part 1

Chapters 4 to 16, e-Learning and the Science of Instruction: Proven Guidelines for Consumers and Designers of Multimedia Learning

 

DUE: Multimedia Learning Presentation

Oct 15

Elearning Authoring Tools

What are Job Aids/ EPSS?

Peer Review - Articulate Projects

 

Tools, Tools and More Tools - Elearning Authoring Tools

DUE: Articulate Projects DRAFT

 

Oct 22

Rapid Elearning

Guided Lab Day 4 - Captivate

 

DUE: Articulate Projects FINAL

Assign Captivate Project

Watch Adobe Captivate Tutorials

Captivate 6 Tutorials

Adobe TV Tutorials

 

Oct 29

 

Multimedia Principles - Part 2

 

Chapters 4 to 16, e-Learning and the Science of Instruction: Proven Guidelines for Consumers and Designers of Multimedia Learning

DUE: Multimedia Learning Presentation

 

Nov 5

 

Multimedia Competencies

Peer Review - Captivate Projects

Multimedia Competencies for Educational Technologists - Ritzhaupt, Martin & Daniels

Multimedia Competencies for Instructional Technologists - UNCTLT Proceedings

DUE: Captivate Projects DRAFT

Nov 12

 

Web design

GUIDED LAB DAY 5 - Dreamweaver

HTML

CSS

Storyboarding

 

Part 3– Design Issues for the Web from The Non-Designer's Web Book, 3rd Edition by Robin Williams, John Tollett (on ERESERVE)

  • Ch 6 – Basic Design Principles for Non-Designers
  • Ch 8 – How to recognize good and bad design

DUE: Captivate Projects FINAL

Assign Dreamweaver EPortfolio Project

Nov 19

 

Webesign - GUIDED LAB DAY 6 - Dreamweaver contd

 

Usability Guidelines book (usability.gov) http://www.usability.gov/pdfs/guidelines.html

 


Nov 26

 

PEER Review -Webdesign

 

DUE - Dreamweaver DRAFT

Upload and Post URLlinks to Discussion Forum

Dec 3

 

Course Evaluations

Course Summary

Showcase Projects on Eportfolio

Usability testing

 

DUE - Dreamweaver FINAL

Dec 10