Animation in eLearning: Does This Visual Medium Improve the Learner Experience?

When most people hear the word “animation,” they think of cartoons and Disney movies. While these qualify, they aren’t the only type of animation out there. Educators have found that animated content can be a valuable tool for students of all ages.

Many LMS platforms offer features related to animation and similar visual content. Users can incorporate videos featuring animated characters and graphs. Some offer animated whiteboards that demonstrate ideas and concepts. Does this training medium have a positive impact on the learner experience?

Understanding Educational Animation

Any animated image that is utilized to teach or instruct is considered educational animation. The category is vast. Information can be conveyed in the form of a traditional cartoon with amusing situations and colorful characters. It can also be more serious in nature with animated graphs and line charts to help show relationships between concepts.

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