The Master’s in Instructional Design and Technology is designed for students who intend to pursue careers as experts who utilize instructional resources to improve technology-based learning and performance in various environments. The program allows students to create, implement and evaluate a diverse, modern educational experience. This course was designed with working professionals in mind and offers various concentrations such as Virtual Learning, Learning Design and Technology and Instructional Design and Development.
The Instructional Design and Technology Program prepares professionals to serve a variety of audiences in diverse educational contexts in the areas of technology-based training, design, development and curriculum building. The coursework will provide students with the experience needed to effectively use technology and multimedia tools. The course connects theoretical concepts to real world applications.
Contribute to lifelong learning through virtual training scenarios of a dynamic and participatory nature for the construction of knowledge, committed to the processes of social transformation and education of future generations.
To be a leading graduate program at the national and international level in the training of professionals in the field of digital education; committed to educational innovation, intellectual and moral excellence in the application of technologies for the development of human beings and the digital society.
What you’ll learn
URBE University’s Master in Instructional Design and Technology Program encourages students to develop an investigative, creative, critical, transformative and responsible attitude towards the use and application of ICT in education and training, which favors freedom, respect, and participation in different media and technological platforms.
|COURSE TITLE||36 CREDIT HOURS|
|Assessment, Learning and Instructional DesignEDE 501||3|
|Course Development for Multimedia DesignEDE 502||3|
|Instructional Design in Global ContextEDE 503||3|
|Designing Future Learning EnvironmentsEDE 504||3|
|Education and Digital CultureEDE 505||3|
|Information Literacies for Online LearningEDE 506||3|
|Game-Based LearningEDE 507||3|
|Understanding Learning in The Online EnvironmentEDE 508||3|
|Tests and MeasurementEDE 509||3|
|Design of Online Collaborative LearningEDE 510||3|
|Curriculum TheoryEDE 511||3|
|Instructional Design and Technology CapstoneEDE 640||3|
Specialize your Degree
The Instructional Design and Technology program embraces students from diversified academic background and by offering flexible schedule and course delivery methods. This program integrates rich, interactive media such as videos, infographics, and e-learning activities as well as traditional didactic components such as written study guides (program notes). There are also opportunities for collaborative learning through discussion forums.
|VIRTUAL LEARNING||9 CREDITS|
|Distance LearningEDE 601||3|
|Media for InstructionEDE 602||3|
|Pedagogy and Innovation in EducationEDE 603||3|
|LEARNING DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY||9 CREDITS|
|Learning DesignEDE 604||3|
|Student-Centered Learning Using TechnologyEDE 605||3|
|Integration of Advanced Technologies in Education & TrainingEDE 606||3|
|INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT||9 CREDITS|
|Instructional DesignEDE 607||3|
|Development of Multimedia InstructionEDE 608||3|
|Trends and Issues in Instructional Design and TechnologyEDE 609||3|
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the projected job growth for education administrators is projected to be 10 percent between 2016 and 2026. An MSIDT degree can help prepare you to be a:
- Coordinator of online programs
- Director of distance learning
- Distance learning coordinator
- Online facilitator
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