Instructional Design by Patricia L. SmithInstructional Design by Patricia L. Smith

Instructional Design

byPatricia L. Smith, Tillman J. Ragan

Paperback | December 7, 2004

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Basic principles and practical strategies to promote learning in any setting!

From K-12 to corporate training settings––the Third Edition of Patricia Smith and Tillman Ragan’s thorough, research-based text equips you with the solid foundation you need to design instruction and environments that really facilitate learning.

Now updated to reflect the latest thinking in the field, this new edition offers not only extensive procedural assistance but also emphasizes the basic principles upon which most of the models and procedures in the instructional design field are built. The text presents a comprehensive treatment of the instructional design process, including analysis, strategy design, assessment, and evaluation.

Title:Instructional DesignFormat:PaperbackDimensions:400 pages, 10.9 × 8.4 × 0.6 inPublished:December 7, 2004Publisher:WileyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0471393533

ISBN - 13:9780471393535

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Table of Contents


One. Introduction to Instructional Design.

Two. Foundations of Instructional Design.


Three. Instructional Analysis: Analyzing the Learning Context.

Four. Instructional Analysis: Analyzing the Learner.

Five. Instructional Analysis: Analyzing the Learning Task.

Six. Assessing Learning from Instruction.


Seven. A Framework for Instructional Strategy Design.

Eight. Strategies for Declarative Knowledge Instruction.

Nine. Strategies for Instruction Leading to Concept Learning.

Ten. Strategies for Instruction Leading to Learning Procedures.

Eleven. Strategies for Instruction Leading to Principle Learning.

Tweleve. Strategies for Problem-Solving Instruction.

Thirteen. Strategies for Cognitive Strategy Instruction. 

Fourteen. Strategies for Attitude Change, Motivation, and Interest.

Fifteen. Strategies for Psychomotor Skill Learning.

Sixteen. Marco Strategies: Integration of Types of Learning.


Seventeen. Implementation.

Eighteen. Management of Instruction.

Nineteen. Formative and Summative Evaluation.


Twenty. Conclusions and Future Directions.