Share Paper: The Design, Development, and Distribution of Educational Media

  1. John Born, Simon Fraser University, Canada
  2. Adam O. Thomas, Simon Fraser University, Canada
  3. Jason Toal, Simon Fraser University, Canada
  4. Gabe Wong, Simon Fraser University , Canada

Abstract: The creation of an effective educational media asset requires a thoughtful design development and distribution strategy. In order to maximize the impact the asset will have in their teaching, media creators should have some knowledge of the types of questions to ask before they begin development, and a basic familiarity with the authoring tools required to develop and distribute the content. Using examples, case studies and hands on activities, this workshop will take participants through the full creation process. Participants will be asked to bring an idea of a media asset they would like to create, or one they have ...