IRRODL: Elements of Effective e-Learning Design
The IRRODL generally has useful papers – this one is no exception.
They are looking at eLearning in all its genres – blended as well as distance. Though the paper focuesses on
By design we mean the planning or working out of the e-learning resource. This combines tasks including lesson planning, instructional design, creative writing, and software specification. Our design considerations take into account the constraints of building and delivery, but do not assume any particular software methodology or development platform.
, they do note that the courseware selected for delivery, and other factors can affect the final experience for the students.