E-Learning Design Lab

The future of e-Learning: Designing for 21st century learners

E-Learning Design Lab

Coaching on methods, tools and latest trends

9 September–4 November 2020
The course is available in English
Key features
Learn differently

On-the-job training, online coaching, and performance support

High-level resources

Learn from ILO specialists, ITCILO trainers, and external lecturers

Flexible training

This fully online course fits into your busy schedule

Introduction to the course

This course takes the form of an e-Learning lab. It focuses on contemporary instructional design models, e-Facilitation and e-Moderation strategies, e-assessment tools and technologies for increased engagement, online collaboration and communication, and e-Learning quality assurance frameworks. Join this course is you want to shape your e-Learning project on line guided by e-Learning experts. Share, connect and practice with the latest set of e-tools designed to support contemporary learning in the 21th century and co-design an e-Learning strategy suitable to your specific workplace needs.

Who attends this course?

The course is for trainers responsible for designing and implementing e-Learning courses and programmes; technical specialists occasionally involved in training or e-learning; training evaluators; professionals in charge of organizational learning and change; representatives of employers' and workers' organizations.


I'm now more aware of how to assure quality in the different phases of an e-learning project.

Ilaria Costantini
Education officer at ETUI
What topics does this course cover?

This fully online course helps participants recognize and apply modern e-Learning methods to their professional context.

  • e-Learning instructional design models
  • e-Facilitation and e-Moderation
  • Online Assessment Strategies
  • Learning Technologies for Increased Engagement
  • Online Communication and Collaboration
  • e-Learning Quality Assurance Frameworks
What will I learn?

Participants dive into the latest e-Learning trends, including MOOCs, Mobile Learning, Gamification, Augmented Reality, Multimodal Learning among others.

  • Topics related to instructional design, including an introduction to design thinking for online education.
  • e-facilitation strategies and how to incorporate them in different e-Learning projects.
  • Communication tools for different audiences.
  • How to choose the right multimedia materials for online delivery.
What I will be able to do?
  • Identify and compare different online tools for more effective learning activities.
  • Utilize various e-Learning instructional models to improve projects.
  • Access a range of e-Learning tools for online assessment, collaboration, communication, and more.
  • Design an e-learning strategy for specific workplace needs.
Why should I join?
  • This course combines individual learning with tailored and project-based coaching.
  • This course is designed according to international quality standards.
  • Trainers are e-Learning experts who are motivated to help participants learn at a distance.
  • The course’s micro online modules fit into even the busiest of schedules.

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