What is E-learning? 
For Beginners

Write your awesome label here.
Course features
  • Category: E-learning
  • Course Length: 15 minutes
  • Series: E-learning Academy
  • Video Length: 4.75 minutes
  • Author: The URL dr
  • Resources: E-learning Tips Checklist
Course overview
In this micro course, you’ll be receiving a 101 level education in e-learning. You'll be exposed to e-learning definitions, e-learning basics, and the components of an online course. You'll discover different types of courses that you can create to bring your content to life. You'll be introduced to e-learning trends and statistics about this exciting industry.
Empty space, drag to resize
Course Learning objectives
  • Explore e-learning industry trends and statistics
  • Examine basic e-learning terminology
  • Identify components of an e-learning course
  • Explore types of e-learning courses
Empty space, drag to resize
Certification included
Downloadable certificate upon completion.

New to the world of e-learning?

If you're new to the world of e-learning and you're considering creating your own e-learning course, you might be confused about where to start. Maybe you've heard people mention asynchronous learning or SCORM, but you're not sure what those terms mean. You know you need a learning management system, but you're not sure why. Fear not! You're in the right place. This micro course will introduce you to the basics of e-learning.
What We Offer

What's included in this online course?


Professional video is included with every course, discussing main topics and recapping key learning points.

Knowledge Checks

Check your retention of material and concepts with fun knowledge checks in the form of quizzes and games.

Engaging Material

Interactive elements, scenarios, and knowledge checks make learning entertaining and boost comprehension. 

Business Soft Skills

Critical knowledge to increase your value to your employer. Study at your own pace, at home or on the go.

Additional Resources

A list of additional resources is included with each course, directing students to extra material for further study.

Summary / Checklist

Each course comes with a summary of the key areas taught, in addition to a checklist for immediate implementation of ideas.
Test drive a course

Try one of our courses for Free!

Get a first hand look at how KnowledgeBANK courses can teach you business and life skills
Boost your confidence, master the field, and increase your value in the marketplace
Write your awesome label here.

Skills you'll learn in this course


Strategic Planning

Personal Development

Kim Merritt

Kim Merritt, The URL dr, has been teaching and training the business community for over thirty years. Her company's line of business soft skill micro courses are a quick and effective way to master a new competency in fifteen minutes or less. 
Patrick Jones - Course author