Passing over Storyline Game data to your LMS

Passing over Storyline Game data to your LMS

A question that has come up a lot lately is “How do I get the score from the new eLearning Brothers Storyline games to my LMS”. Storyline by default only passes over data to the LMS if it is a quiz or if it is a survey page. Since the games are more complex then either of those two options we needed to go another route for those that wanted to pass over data from a game to the LMS. The route that we had to go done was to send the data through a Javascript trigger. We have released new versions of our Storyline games as of March 28th, 2013 that have a “Execute Javascript” trigger on the results page with this custom Javascript. By default the code is turned off, in order for you to use this you need to uncomment out the code that passes the score to the LMS. The reason why the code is commented out or “turned off” is because SCORM only allows one quiz score per course or module, so this means if you have a game in a course and a couple pages later in that course you have a quiz you cannot get both of those scores sent to the LMS. If you have both set to track it will only pass over the score from the interaction taken last which ever one that may be (game or quiz). But if your game is going to be your quiz we want the ability for someone to report that to the LMS. Within the “Execute Javascript” trigger we add the following...