Instructional Development Timeline
Task Analysis

Task Analysis

  • term first used by military to refer to procedures for anticipating the job requirements of new equipment under development

Programmed Instruction

  • Through Skinner's work on his theory of reinforcement, the Programmed Instruction Movement was born. Prorammed Instruction was characterized by:
    • clearly stated objectives
    • small frames of instruction
    • self-pacing
    • active learner response to inserted questions
    • immediate feedback