Since as long as film has been around, researchers have noted its effectiveness in retention: as early as 1921, scientists coined the term “Dual Coding Theory” to explain how educational video works because it combines the brain’s abilities to record pictorial and word-based memories; this combination of visual and verbal associations greatly increases recall (Paivio, 1921).
When you’re learning how to write eLearning scripts for an instructional video, make the most of your video by ensuring your training script meets the needs, adequately covers all content, and ends with a prompt that ensures your viewer takes the appropriate next steps. Above all else, have fun with your script and with teaching your employees through video!
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