So, it's time once again for our weekly e-learning glossary. Let's add another new term to our vocabulary: Instructional Design.
Instructional design is a more subtle, yet most important aspect of designing elearning modules. Instructional design (or ID), basically outlines the entire approach of the program or module. Through the use of data analysis, it determines the learning outcomes, it specifies the approach, and sets up the tools for evaluating the program's success.