This narrated slideshow is intended for an audience of experienced higher education online instructors who are at the stage in their professional development where she or he can consider conceiving instructional strategies beyond the basics.
The presentation makes the case for using rich media as an integral part of designing and developing online course. But not because rich media is “cool”, but because using rich media offers advantages for students in several ways: helping to understand things better because the mode of communication is better able to convey certain information, introducing professional communities of practice, and building experience with critical digital tools.
Introduction to Using Rich Media in Online Instruction by Steve Covello is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at http://idmodule.com/?p=1192.