How do I design my nanolearning course?

Just like macrolearning and microlearning courses, the nanolearning course is created based on 1 learning objective. Your content must thus allow a learner to achieve the learning objective you have defined. Realistically, learners can only achieve lower level thinking skills with a nanolearning course.


The following learning objectives from Bloom's Taxonomy are appropriate for nanolearning:

table of suggested action words


For more guidance on how to design short but effective nano courses, please refer to the resources below.


READ: A practical guide to nanolearning


READ: 6 Ideas to help you create nanolearning in under 15 minutes


READ: 10 things you should know about nanolearning 

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