So you want to build a “choose your own adventure” eLearning tutorial?
“Branching scenario” tutorials follow a choose-your-own-adventure style of learner engagement, giving learners options and requiring them to make a decision.
Each decision takes the story down a different path, branching again and again until they reach a conclusion. Learners are in the driver’s seat the whole way.
As anyone who’s ever read a Choose Your Own Adventure (CYOA) book or played a CYOA game can attest, these can be a ton of fun.
However, if you’ve ever tried to design one – or been unfortunate enough to find yourself participating in one that’s poorly designed – you know that there’s a lot that can go wrong in the execution of a CYOA scenario.
Fortunately, you can increase your branching scenario’s success by incorporating the following steps into your development and design phases.Continue reading “Design a “Choose Your Own Adventure” Tutorial WITHOUT Getting Yourself or Your Learners Lost”