Curriculum

What can I do with this program after I graduate?

  • Learning, Design and Technology prepares professionals to work on instructional design and technology positions in Education (K-12 and higher education), Corporate, Government, and Military.
  • Learn more about possible career opportunities with this degree.  

M.Ed. in Learning, Design and Technology is a 33 credit hour program. Courses are delivered 100% online. Select one of the following concentrations:

 

School Specialist Concentration (18 Credit Hours)

  • ELDT 5100 - Technology Integration in Education (3)
  • ELDT 6100 - Foundations of Learning, Design, and Technology (3)
  • ELDT 6135 - Learning Media, Resources, and Technology (3)
  • ELDT 6110 - Instructional Design (3)
  • ELDT 6130 - Instructional Multimedia Development (3)
  • RSCH 6101 - Research Methods (3)

Training and Development Concentration (18 Credit Hours)

  • ELDT 6100 - Foundations of Learning, Design, and Technology (3)
  • ELDT 6121 - Advanced Instructional Design (3)
  • ELDT 6110 - Instructional Design (3)
  • ELDT 6130 - Instructional Multimedia Development (3)
  • ELDT 6170 - Human Performance Technology (3)
  • RSCH 6101 - Research Methods (3)

Online Learning and Teaching Concentration (18 Credit Hours)

  • ELDT 6100 - Foundations of Learning, Design, and Technology (3)
  • ELDT 6101 - Learning Principles in Learning, Design, and Technology (3)
  • ELDT 6110 - Instructional Design (3)
  • ELDT 6130 - Instructional Multimedia Development (3)
  • ELDT 6150 - Design, Development, and Evaluation of Online Learning Systems (3)
  • RSCH 6101 - Research Methods (3)

Elective Courses (9 credit hours)
Select three of the following:

  • ELDT 6000 - Topics in Learning, Design, and Technology (1 to 6)
  • ELDT 6101 - Learning Principles in Learning, Design, and Technology (3)
  • ELDT 6120 - Current Trends in in Learning, Design, and Technology (3)
  • ELDT 6121 - Advanced Instructional Design (3)
  • ELDT 6135 - Learning Media, Resources, and Technology (3)
  • ELDT 6140 - Instructional Video Development (3)
  • ELDT 6150 - Design, Development, and Evaluation of Online Learning Systems (3)
  • ELDT 6160 - Designing Learning Systems with Simulation and Game Technology (3)
  • RSCH 7196 - Program Evaluation Methods (3)

Internship and Capstone Project (6 credit hours)

  • ELDT 6491 - Internship in Learning, Design, and Technology (3)
  • ELDT 6492 - Capstone Project in Learning, Design, and Technology (3)

Note: Students should work with an advisor to determine the related coursework that works best in their program of study.  For the most current approved courses, visit the Learning, Design, and Technology website.