History of Instructional Design

Events

Behavioral Learning Theory

Approx. 1900 - Approx. 1960

Need For Military and Civilian Workforce Training

1940 - 1945

Post WWII - Space travel, audio/visual technologies, math & science education

Approx. 1945 - Approx. 1965

Interest in space travel, audio/visual technologies, and computers peaks

Gagne's Theory Of Instruction

Approx. 1965 - Approx. 1980

Rise In Technological Systems In Learning

Approx. 1970

Cognitive Information Theories Emerge

Approx. 1970 - Approx. 1990

Introduction of ADDIE Model

Approx. 1970 - Approx. 2017

Millennials Enter Workforce

Approx. 1999 - Approx. 2017

Online, Mobile and Distance Learning

Approx. 2000 - Approx. 2017