Available for 1.0 elective credit in the CACE program.
Only offered online.
How do people learn? What is an effective instructional model? Instructional design is a complex process with its own history, body of literature, practitioners and research community. Effective instructional designers understand learning theories and the systems approach to training as well as the development process.
This instructional design course benefits all those responsible for providing learning opportunities to working professionals. This is a practical course, focusing on the application of theory to the practice of teaching and learning.
Articulate objectives (learning outcomes) based on goal analysis and needs assessment.
Develop instructional methodologies appropriate for achieving specified learning outcomes.
Understand and respond to diverse learning styles.
Assess the effectiveness of the instruction in meeting the objectives.
Online learning is when course delivery, and all associated learning activities, take place via the internet. For online learning tips, system requirements and differences between delivery styles, please visit our online learning webpages.
Using mobile devices in online courses
If you are planning on accessing your online courses using a mobile device such as a tablet or a smartphone, please note that not all required course features will be accessible with these devices. To fully function in your online courses, you will need to have access to a computer running Windows or MacOS.
Full refund is provided up to the course registration deadline. Students in online courses who withdraw up to six calendar days after course start may receive a refund less a $50 administrative fee, and no refund seven or more calendar days after the course start date. For workshops and summer core courses, students who withdraw after the registration deadline will receive no refund.