Instructional Design

A collection of resources for our Instructional Design Software

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56 articles in this collection
Written by Ryan Austin, Mark Hellinger, and Rebecca McDougall
Design

Requirements Overview

An overview of how to best utilize the Requirements section
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How do I customize help information in a card?

Edit best practices and help in templates
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Understanding your design structure

This article will help you understand what each element of the hierarchy is
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How do you change a project name?

Follow these steps to rename a project
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What are learning objectives?

This article will give you an overview as to what learning objectives are, and how to use them in Synapse.
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How do you use the verb picker?

The verb picker guides you on how to refer verbs with the intended cognitive process
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Can you reorder your lessons or topics?

How to rearrange your lesson or topic order
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Can you lock sections in a project?

As work is completed, the project owner can lock each section to ensure no further edits are made by collaborators.
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Is the app available in multiple languages?

How do I change the language in Synapse?
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How do I copy and paste content?

Here's how you can copy lessons, topics, assets and assessments.
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Topics and Assets

What file types are supported?

This lists the document, video and audio files supported in Synapse.
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How do you add content assets?

A basic tutorial on content stacking
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What can be done in an Editor asset?

A quick tutorial on formatting, images, lists and tables in an editor asset.
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How do I add or hyperlink a URL in an Editor Asset?

Follow these instructions to hyperlink a URL in an Editor Asset
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Using audio and video files

Instructions for recording and uploading audio and video files
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Which content providers does Embedly Support?

This is the current list of sites from which you can embed content via an Embed Asset and Embedly.
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Embedding Microsoft 365 Files

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How do I embed content?

These are the instructions for adding an embed asset type.
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How do I add PowerPoint Slides?

Convert PowerPoint presentations into assets
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Embedding Google Drive Files

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Adding Audio to PowerPoint files

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How do I convert MOV files to MP4?

Convert MOV files to MP4 format
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