8 Creative Ways To Spice Up Your eLearning Course Summaries And Recaps

| December 20, 2018

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Are you bookending your online course effectively and piquing the interest of your target audience? In this article, I’ll share 8 creative ways to jazz up your eLearning course summaries and recaps.eLearning course summaries and recaps are essential elements of every eLearning course. Summaries kick things off by telling online learners what to anticipate from the course, while recaps repeat what has been studied, in brief, to facilitate knowledge retention. In the case of eCommerce, these crucial course elements can help you promote your unique selling points and increase sales. As such, you need to come up with creative ways to spice up eLearning course summaries and recaps to make your offerings stand out. Here are some tips to write a summary and recap that is anything but the norm.The goal of summaries and recaps is not to bombard learners with information. The goal is to help them note the sections that they need to pay attention to. When you include too many details, you risk getting repetitive and tedious. When designing eLearning course summaries and recaps, only use content that is beneficial and make it easy to comprehend. Dumping too much information also leads to cognitive overload. It also scares online learners into thinking that the eLearning course is too extensive and beyond their cognitive abilities. In the summary, just explain the learning objectives of the course. In the recap, state the most important information to remember about the eLearning course.

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