For creating effective eLearning courses, you need to focus on the aspects of technology, content, infrastructure, delivery media and design strategy. While there are different parameters for designing interactive and engaging eLearning courses, using a design strategy suitable for a specific content type is a vital factor for effective eLearning design and development. In this post, we will briefly explore and understand the five basic types of content.
From a learning design perspective, your instructional strategy at the micro-level will depend on the type of content you are dealing with. In our next post we will see how each of these content types can be best taught in an online course.