eLearning authoring tools like Articulate Storyline 2 and Presenter are powerful applications to enrich eLearning experiences. Yet most companies suffer from “PowerPoint Conversion Syndrome.” Therefore, learning experiences continue to be “death sentences” of boredom because courses are just PowerPoint decks full of text and bullets, driving engagement way down.

In this session, you will learn design tips and strategies used by elite professionals in the craft of eLearning with Storyline 2 and Presenter. Whether you are a trainer or instructional designer (or even none of the above), looking for fresh ideas on how to leverage animated characters in your eLearning courses, or simply want to see what these applications can do, this session is the one for you.

In this session, you will learn:

  • How Storyline2 character states are used in animation
  • How to identify pros and cons of illustrated vs. photographic characters
  • How to personalize eLearning with character states and variables
  • How to access Articulate Presenter’s built-in illustrated and photographic characters, and how to import stock and other imagery to liven up text slides
  • How to apply innovative techniques using characters and scenarios to make assessments more interactive and engaging

Novice to intermediate designers, developers, and managers.

Technology discussed in this session:
Articulate Storyline 2 and Articulate Presenter.