Learning tasks

Learning designs are overarching frameworks describing planned learning experiences. At the fundamental level of a learning experience are learning tasks which represent discrete activities undertaken by learners. A learning task is essentially something which a learner undertakes which has a defined endpoint or outcome.

Examples of learning tasks include:

  1. Reading a section of text
  2. Completing a checklist
  3. Undertaking a quiz
  4. Searching the web to find some information
  5. Participating in an online discussion
  6. Adding reflections to a blog
  7. Completing an online tutorial

Elements of online learning settings

Elements of online learning settings
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