User-Centered Instructional Design in eLearning
April 14, 2010
Bei Hua, Senior Instructional Designer, Project Lead, BCBSM
The Southeastern Michigan Chapter of the Society for Technical Communication (STC-SM) will offer our April 2010 STC-SM Program Meeting, "User-Centered Instructional Design in eLearning", on Wednesday, April 14, 2010, hosted at Blue Cross Blue Shield, in Southfield, MI. The program will will share the presenter's expertise and sample works on how to design and develop eLearning products that focus on the users to maximize their learning experiences.
This is an excellent opportunity to learn about developing eLearning products, network with your colleagues, and find out about new member services your STC-SM council has been developing. In addition, we will also hold a surprise door prize giveaway at the event for attendees—win your STC-SM T-shirt!
We look forward to the possibility of seeing you in a relaxed, professional setting. For more information or if you have any other questions, visit the STC-SM Chapter Programs webpage, or send an e-mail to the STC-SM Programs Manager. To register, send an e-mail to the STC-SM Registration Coordinator.
The program, "User-Centered Instructional Design in eLearning", will share the presenter's expertise and sample works on how to design and develop eLearning products that focus on the users to maximize their learning experiences.
- Why user-centered?
- Before it all begins...Who and what?
- Interface design
- Learning strategy
- Interactivity and Engagement
- How much is too much?
- Check on learning results
- What tool to use?
- Date: Wednesday, April 14
- Time: 6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.: Registration, networking, and light refreshments
- 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.: Welcome/introduction, and Chapter program presentation
- Place: BCBSM (Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan)
27000 West 11 Mile Road
- Tower 200, Auditorium
- Southfield, MI 48034
- Price: Please bring a check payable to STC-SM or cash at the door.
- $5 STC-SM Chapter members and all college students
- $10 STC members (not STC-SM)
$15 Non-members of STC
For this event, you will need to check in with building security; if possible, please register prior to the program by Monday, April 12, 2010, by sending an e-mail. Guests of members and students, as well as the general public, are also welcome to attend this excellent educational and networking opportunity, so please let us know that you are coming and if you are bringing guests. If you are unable to register in advance, please feel free to come anyway. All visitors will need to show ID to the security guard to obtain building access.
The BCBSM facility is located in Southfield, MI, about an hour from most locations near Southeastern Michigan. It is East of Inkster Road in the BCBSM complex. Tower 200 is the center building with the revolving door. You will walk in to face and check in to the guard’s desk. Then, go left down the windowed corridor to the auditorium which is on the right.