No doubt, many researchers have proved that visuals in online courses help in enhancing the learning experience. People often say that a picture is worth a thousand words. I believe the original quote was actually ‘A picture is worth ten thousand words’.
The main objective of any online course is to create a strong impact on the learner; it should be able to communicate the key concepts of the course effectively. This can be done easily by focusing more on visuals. Visuals help the learner learn faster and better, and they help him retain information and apply it to his job. So, how can you formulate the right visual design strategy for your online course? Well, to create a visually appealing eLearning course, you need to understand the various types of visuals and their functions.
These are some of the visual elements that had helped me create an incredible online course. Please share your thoughts.