Podcast #1 – What is e-learning? – 1 of 2

There are as many definitions of e-learning as there are e-learners! On the face of it it’s simple: we’ve got the ‘e’ part for electronic, and that’s the bit that supports the learning. But just because you’ve got technology doesn’t mean you’ve got learning. It takes a little bit more than that.

We all know that if you want a great meal what you need are great ingredients, and a great chef – the oven and tools simply enable them both to work their magic. So what ingredients do we have at our disposal to make e-learning? And what are the basic cooking skills we need to put them together to make some great e-learning?

Our e-learning ‘101′ should shed some light: What is e-learning? – part 1 of 2:

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Comments

  1. Good luck with the series … hope you have the stamina to publish regularly.

    Have linked to you from Shambles http://www.shambles.net/elearning

    Posted by Chris Smith

    Link | April 26th, 2008 at 6:43 pm

  2. Thanks for the support Chris :) That is a huge collection of e-learning links you have there! http://www.shambles.net/elearning

    Posted by Keith & Dom

    Link | April 27th, 2008 at 12:38 pm

  3. Welcome to the blogosphere. I’ve linked from my blog and added the link to the eLearning Network’s blog feeds,

    Posted by Clive Shepherd

    Link | April 28th, 2008 at 3:13 am

  4. Just found your podcast and listened to episode 1 (both parts) over the weekend. Great summary of eLearning. Being an eLearning department of one, it’s great to hear people talk about issues and questions in the field.

    Posted by Gary H

    Link | October 20th, 2008 at 8:11 am

  5. Thanks for the comment Gary, glad you liked it – keep your eyes (and ears!) out for our new season of podcasts starting in November. And do let us know if there are any topics you’d be interested in for future episodes.

    Posted by Keith and Dom

    Link | October 31st, 2008 at 11:33 am

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