Articulate workshop - creating eLearning resources using the Articulate Studio suite of tools

Overview

Articulate Studio 09 is a user-friendly, powerful and flexible suite of tools which you can use to create engaging multimedia content. It integrates with MS PowerPoint and allows you to incorporate voice, video, Flash interactions and versatile quizzes into visually appealing packages to be delivered online and within VLEs (such as DIT's eLearning platform webcourses).

The workshop aims to look at key factors in good digital design and to introduce the tools of Articulate Studio 09. Participants will be introduced to: Articulate Presenter, Articulate Quizmaker, Articulate Engage and Articulate video Encoder. An overview of the features in each of these tools will be covered. Participants will have time to explore each of the tools themselves  throughout the workshop.

Learning outcomes

At the end of this workshop you will be able to:

  • create an Articulate file, add some content and publish to a flash-based eLearning resource
  • use a selection of features from the Articulate Studio suite including: synchronised narration, adding quizzes and embedding an interaction
  • be aware of the capabilities of each Articulate tool
  • customise the look of your eLearning resource 
Who is this workshop suitable for?

This workshop is suitable for all academic staff.

Links to DIT Institutional Objectives

This workshop is considered to support the following DIT institutional objectives:

  • Promote diversity of learning opportunities
  • Develop and support teaching excellence
Any pre-requisites / advance preparation required?

There are no pre-requisites for this workshop. However, it will be beneficial if you bring ideas and/or content for a learning resource with you.

Facilitated by?

This workshop is facilitated by Frances Boylan of the Learning, Teaching and Technology Centre.