Translation and Localization Of eLearning Content

Translation and Localization SwifteLearning

Why Localization is important?

Most of the global companies train their employees in the English language. People with English as their mother tongue can follow the flow with ease, but other people will find it linguistically difficult to follow. In this context, translation plays a vital role. Each course module or training content will be translated into their native languages. This may lead to socio-cultural barriers which could hinder the progress of the company.

The process of converting eLearning content to other languages specific to a geographical region is localization. In order to design eLearning content for target segments, both localization and translation should go hand-in-hand.

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Importance of Adults Learning Theory for Corporates – Blooms Taxonomy

Adults Learning Theory for Corporates

What is adult learning and why it matters in corporate training?

Will adults learn in the same way as the children learn?

Where can we apply the adults learning theory?

What is bloom’s taxonomy and why it came into existence in adult learning?

Having all those questions in mind, let’s have a look into this blog.

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SCORM vs Tin-Can vs AICC

SCORM vs Tin-Can vs AICCSCORM:

SCORM stands for Sharable Content Object Reference Model which is actually a technical standard for writing e-learning content. It is highly popular and is an industry standard which allows organizations to use e-learning as a training method. Basically, SCORM will decide how online content and the Learning Management System (LMS) will talk to each other. SCORM uses a JavaScript API (Application Programming Interface) to communicate information between the course content and the LMS.

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Accessibility for E-learning: Section 508 and WCAG

Accessibility-for-E-learning-Section508-and-WCAG-Swiftelearning.jpgThe Section 508 and WCAG plays an important role in making technology accessible to people with disabilities like deaf or hearing impaired, vision impaired, etc. To cater to the needs of people with disabilities, Section 508 and the WEB Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) will lend a helping hand in accessing the e-learning content. Read more

Why should you use Online Assignments tool via Learning Management System?

Why should you use online Assignments tool via Learning Management System?

Assignments usually deals with the assigning tasks to people as part of their project. It has proven to be an excellent tool in tracking and measuring of learner metrics via the Learning Management System (LMS).

The assessments in an online course on eLearning platform involves written assignments and practical tests. Let’s look at some of the benefits of using online Assignments tool.

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Business Etiquette Workshop Training Course for Corporates

Business Etiquette Workshop Training Course for CorporatesIn every organization irrespective of the team size, we frequently hear about the word Business Etiquette. Though it may vary from country to country and/or region to region, some etiquettes will stand common irrespective of place and time.

So what is Business Etiquette exactly about?

Business Etiquette is the rules unwritten that you must follow in the organization so as to create an environment where your co-workers feel comfortable and secure.

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Top 4 Digital transformations in the educational technology

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Gone were the days where students use to follow traditional learning techniques which were quite boring.

Modern technology has seeped into the classrooms and redefined the entire teaching and learning process, resulting in robust learning environment.

Let me introduce the top 4 technological trends that are helping to shape the classrooms of the future.

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Improve learning culture by embracing just-in-time training in workplace

Improve learning culture by embracing just-in-time training in workplace

Gone were the days where learners need to struggle with learning hours, need to stay up front with periodic intervals (newspapers, TV broadcast) for the latest news and calling mom frequently for recipe’s, etc. This way technology defeats traditional methods by offering fast-changing development and effective needs.

As technology progresses gradually, on-demand services are increasing drastically, following old, yet effective saying “Time is Money”. Yes, Instead of waiting for the latest news, what all can do is just pull the gadget from the pocket and gets start what you like at anytime and anywhere.

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Free Hosted Learning Management Systems For Employee Training

Free Hosted Learning Management Systems

Let’s go back to the times when there was no eLearning in the organizations. Those were the days where huge training materials piled up in organizations for employee training. Be it a technical training, onboard training, soft skills training or products and services training, highly qualified and professional trainers were appointed to conduct all these training sessions. Also evaluating employee performance and gaining learning insight of any individual was the challenging task for most of the organizations.

Whereas, now the employee goes to the training sessions with their own devices since most of the companies offer BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) for employee training. This training involves tailor-made eLearning courses that are built using eLearning authoring tools as per the business requirement. Some of the key features in the current platform providing employee performance and helping out in calculating the company’s ROI.

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