Discovering Instructional Design 15: The ASSURE Model


ASSURE is an acronym derived from the key verb-descriptor of the tasks associated with the approach. The ASSURE model proposes a 6-step guide for instruction; while not specifically designed for e-learning, in practice it the methodology align to the requirements of designing courseware for that modality. Continue Reading


Discovering Instructional Design 12: the ICARE Framework


Based on the Dick and Carey Model and pioneered by San Diego State University, the ICARE framework has found a place in the higher education sector. According to Vincent Salyers, ICARE has potential “as one possible means for structuring and organizing course content.” Continue Reading