Join David Rivers for an in-depth discussion in this video eLearning basics, part of Up and Running with Captivate 6.
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Because we use Captivate to create eLearning content, and now mLearning content,…the mobile version of eLearning, we should understand the basics of eLearning.…This will help us to understand the ultimate goal of what we are creating.…So let's start with defining what eLearning really is.…Now, there are many definitions out there, but they all share the same general…description, and that is that eLearning activities are delivered in electronic…format, typically using a computer with a connection to the Internet.…
eLearning is often called by other names too, like distance learning, distance…education, or Web-based training, online learning, and others.…And with the recent influx of mobile devices, we now begin to hear of mobile…learning, or mLearning, and Captivate 6 will allow you to create both eLearning…and mLearning content.…Now, eLearning can be used to educate learners on just about anything that you…can imagine, but there are three major types of eLearning to consider.…First, we have informal eLearning.…
The course shows how to make a presentation from scratch or with built-in themes, import Photoshop images and PowerPoint slides, and add interest with animation, widgets, and video. It also demonstrates how to prepare for and record a software simulation, synchronize video, add audio, and build quizzes into your project.
- What is eLearning?
- Choosing a workspace
- Adding text, shapes, and images to projects
- Linking in Captivate
- Inserting interactive elements
- Using built-in actors
- Adding voiceover to projects
- Using different question types on quizzes
- Scoring tests and quizzes