Stracl does not require this field to be filled in. However, course resources (terminal objectives) are a training industry best practice that many instructional designers follow and recommend to ensure the purpose/goal of the course is understood..
It is recommended that all training materials have them so that students and instructors align on what is being taught.
I do not have access to the Scheduling Menu. What functionality does this menu offer?
The Scheduling Menu is where you can build a training schedule by locations, classes, and users.
Contact your Stracl Admin if you need access.
Should I number all my classes?
It is a training industry best practice to number your courses. Here are three benefits to numbering courses:
Class names might change during the development process.
Numbering your courses makes it easier to locate courses for training material management purposes.
Numbering helps your learners understand the structure of your training program.
Can I organize the page for Course Overview for faster data entry?
Yes, go to your User Menu and select Screen Options.
Why would I disable an unused course, instead of deleting it?
Two possible reasons:
The project team might decide to reinstate the course later.
Your organization might decide to use it in another phase of the project or in another project.
Use Train Module Tips and Tricks
Include Course Description links in the email you use to communicate with students. This will inform them of their training requirements and set expectations.
If you are creating multiple resources, click the Save & New button to keep the Resources window open for quick data entry.
The Resources screen contains a Search function and Replace function at the top of the screen.
Two possible uses for this function:
Make spelling or grammar revisions to several Resources efficiently.
If the course name in the default resources doesn’t make sense, use this function to replace the course name in multiple resources quickly.