Designer vs. User What the user really needs What the designer thinks the user needs How the design looks to the user How the user thinks it is intended to work Source: http://www.jroller.com/resources/behrangsa
Why adopt usability practices to design e-Learning?
Bridges the gap between the designer and user
Teaches us a common language with the user
Increases the visibility of design
Decreases unintended distraction
5. Shapes the learning methodology
What Have We Learned? Usability testing engages your true end user. It is a powerful practice to help design and fine tune the e-learning program until it functions to support learning successfully.