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Lectora University How‑To Courses

Get up and running quickly with how‑to and self‑guided courses for e‑Learning development

How‑To Course: Take a Trip and Learn New Lectora Version 11

Take a trip and learn new Lectora Version 11 in this how-to course.Get up to speed with Lectora V11. Use this self‑paced product demonstration to learn the new features available in the latest version of Lectora. Begin your tour with the Lectora Flight Plan and earn a stamp on your passport as you complete each leg. When your passport is full, you’ll be ready to embark on your own development with Lectora V11!

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Lectora V11

How-To Course: Creating Content for Tablets - A Designer’s Guide

A how-to course for creating e-Learning content for iPads.Creating content for tablets is not much different from creating content for traditional computers and laptops. However, there are several design guidelines that will help you along the way, and keep you from doing any unnecessary troubleshooting. Run this guide from a tablet such as an iPad, and you’ll learn what to avoid and what to embrace when creating your own tablet‑friendly content.

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File Size: 10.4 MB

Lectora V11

How-To Course: Developing Accessible Content in Lectora

e-Learning development course for section 508 compliant contentWeb accessibility is an important part of the development process that should be considered with your initial course design. In this course, you will learn specific methods and examples to help you create accessible content. Discover the steps you can take in Lectora to further ensure that your title meets the Section 508 requirements as well as conformance Level AA of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0.

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File Size: 13.6 MB

Lectora V11

How-To Course: Move To & Size To Actions

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Move To & Size To Actions

Create Move To and Size To Actions in this how-to course for e-Learning development.Move To and Size To actions in Lectora can easily bring life to your titles. These actions allow you to change the position and/or resize objects on a page. In this course you will learn how to create the Move To and Size To actions to enhance interactivity within your course.

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Lectora X

How-To Course: Signposts & Breadcrumbs

Lectora how-to course for using signposts and breadcrumbs.Signposts and Breadcrumbs are small references to the current and/or previous location in your title, such as the name of a Chapter, Section, or Page. This helps the learner internally organize the information and retrieve knowledge. In this course, you will learn how to use Lectora’s Reserved Variables to create Signposts (“You Are Here”) and Breadcrumbs (“You Were Here”).

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Lectora X

How-To Course: Progress Bars

Create progress bars in this how-to course for e-Learning development.Progress Bars can be used for a variety of different purposes in a Lectora title. From basic Progress Bars designed to indicate student progress through a course or chapter, to revealing graphic images, Progress Bars are limited only by your imagination. In this course, you will learn to create Progress Bars using the title’s pages, a specified amount of time, or your own criteria.

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Lectora X

How-To Course: Menus

Learn how to create a menu in this how-to course for Lectora e-Learning software.Menus are typically used for navigation to the Chapters and Sections within a title. But Menus can also be used creatively for organizational charts, decision trees and questions. In this course, you will see a variety of uses for Menus. You will learn how to create a Menu and determine its appearance; selecting the layout, as well as the Menu’s text and background colors, images, highlights, separators and borders.

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Lectora X

Lectora University Sample e‑Learning Courses

These titles provide sample content that exemplify the robust capabilities of Lectora

Let’s Cook with Lectora 11

This sample e-Learning course showcases the many features and objects Lectora Inspire V11 offers. It includes embedded and streaming audio and video, animations, custom buttons, web windows, social objects and all twelve of Lectora’s interactive question types. It also utilizes the powerful suite of actions and variables available with Lectora to create a highly interactive and engaging e‑Learning experience.

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File Size: 63.9 MB

Lectora V11

Survival Skills

This sample e‑Learning course uses the Lectora Inspire tools—Camtasia, Flypaper & SnagIt—to create an interactive, informative title containing images, buttons, media, attached documents and an assessment.

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File Size: 47.6 MB

Lectora V11

Intro to Boating Safety Course

This sample title contains a number of interactivity examples, a graded assessment and various types of media such as images, audio, video and Flash animations. The sample includes all source files for download.

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Lectora V11

Top 5 Beaches Course

This sample e‑Learning course contains examples of tests, buttons, menus, rollovers and more. The sample includes the completed title as well as a comprehensive tutorial to help you recreate this course.

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Lectora V11

Intro to Gaming Course

Reinforcing and evaluating learning through game playing is a technique we’ve used since we were children. And, simply put, games can make learning more fun! In this sample course, you’ll learn several methods to create games, including using Lectora’s built‑in Flash games as well as building your own custom games using actions and variables. (In the download, the source Lectora zip is available in the wetransfer package.)

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Lectora V11