Donald Clark – Understanding LXP

Learning Experience Design: How to Create Effective Learning that Works

Authors: Donald Clark
Publishing Company: Kogan Page
Price: $39.95 (paperback), $120.00 (hardcover)
ISBN: (paperback) 978-1398602625, (hardcover) 978-1398602649
Published: November 30, 2021

This book is a practical guide for all learning and development (L&D) professionals. It covers everything from what learning experience design (LXD) is, the role of the L&D professional in LXD, and what the main areas to consider when designing learning are including emotion, attention, memory, engagement, enjoyment, transfer, practice and learning retention. It includes practical advice for all areas of learning design including text, graphics, audio, visual, simulations, AR/VR, question and social design. There is also essential guidance on instructional design, UX (user experience) design and how to design effective learning analytics. The final part of the book covers design thinking, blended learning and discussion of LMSs (learning management systems), LXPs (learning experience platforms) and LRSs (learning record stores).