From Boring to Brilliant: Tips for Creating Engaging Learning Content
Have you ever been bored to tears by dry, uninspiring learning content?
It doesn't have to be that way. Done well, learning content can make us feel something, it can challenge our way of thinking, it can help us apply new skills and ultimately be the golden thread that keeps our learning culture together.
In this session, we will bring together aspects of neuroscience and motivation theory with best practice in learning design, digital design and media production to explore some simple tips for creating emotive and effective learning content in a range of formats.
Whether you are a learning professional creating your own content or looking for an off the shelf solution, we will give you the information you need to ensure your learners love your content.
In this session you will learn:
• Some simple tricks to translate complicated concepts into effective learning media
• How to make brain friendly format choices
• How to make your content human centered
• How the learning platform and learning approach impacts your design choices