Other Institutions are doing online courses so we have also to do it and learn multimedia?
My learners are willing to have e-learning courses?
From Learners point of view… What will drive them to go online?
It is available so they want to do it?
Other friends are doing it?
They have no access to F2F institutions?
They can do better through online than F2F?
The courses offered online are not available in F2F?
Their parents are insisting to do the course online?
They are computer literate and thus more comfortable with online courses?
They are employed and thus have no time to learn through F2F?
They want quick jobs and in society computers are in demand?
They want to upgrade the knowledge?
Vocational : Extrinsic : Seeking qualification for a better job Intrinsic : Acquiring skills for own future desires Academic : Extrinsic : Want to pass exams, get good grades Intrinsic : Pursuing own intellectual interests Personal : Extrinsic : Prove one’s capability to others Intrinsic : Desire for self improvement Social : Extrinsic : Extracurricular sports, club activities Intrinsic : ?? MOTIVATION COVERAGE Source : Paul Kawachi
Motivational Tools… From facilitator’s point of view
What are "learning objects" "modular digital resources, uniquely identified and metatagged, that can be used to support learning." -- National Learning Infrastructure Initiative "any digital resource that can be reused to support learning" -- David A. Wiley "The main idea of 'learning objects' is to break educational content down into small chunks that can be reused in various learning environments, in the spirit of object-oriented programming"
What are "learning objects" "Any entity, digital or non-digital, which can be used, re-used or referenced during technology supported learning“ LO Metadata Working Group