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Learning Design and Technology

The M.Ed. in Learning Design and Technology develops the skills and abilities to design and create effective instructional experiences in a digital age environment. The program is delivered in a 100% online asynchronous format, so that participants may complete the degree requirements while working full time. Graduates of this program are prepared to lead transformational change in educational or corporate training environments. Emphasis is placed on creating high quality technology-enhanced teaching and training environments by developing characteristics of:

  • Visionary Leadership
  • Teaching, Learning and Assessment
  • Digital-age Learning Environments
  • Professional Development and Program Development
  • Digital Citizenship

Practicing teachers wishing to obtain a K-12 Educational Technology teaching endorsement will be eligible for this endorsement upon completion of the requirements for the Educational Technology Graduate Certificate Program. In addition, practicing teachers wishing to obtain the endorsement in Distance Teaching and e-Learning may be eligible at the completion of this program.



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Master of Education: Learning Design and Technology

Degree Requirements (2015-2016 Catalog)

Minimum Credit Hours33
Major Requirements33

Major Requirements

EDETS628Technology in Instructional Design3
EDETS636Action Research for the Impact of Technology on Student Learning3
EDETS637Differentiating Instruction Through Technology3
EDETS668Educational Technology Leadership3
EDETS673Ethics in Educational Technology3
EDETS674Virtual Teaching and Learning3
EDETS677Mechanical Applications of Technology3
EDETS678Emerging Technologies3
EDETS679Gamification and Open Education3
EDETS698Master’s Portfolio3

Select one from the following (3 credits):

____S___Elective in Math or Science Education3
EDETS679Practicum in Virtual Teaching and Learning3

Educational Technology Graduate Certificate

Degree Requirements (2015-2016 Catalog)

Minimum Credit Hours21

Certificate Requirements

EDS636Impact of Technology on Student Learning3
EDETS628Technology in Instructional Design3
EDETS637Differentiating Instruction through Technology3
EDETS673Ethics in Educational Technology3
EDETS674Virtual Teaching and Learning3
EDETS677Mechanical Applications of Technology3
EDETS679Gamification and Open Learning3

Exit Requirements

  1. Satisfactory completion of courses
  2. Faculty Evaluation
  3. GPA of 3.00
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EDET Classes: Spring - 2016


Focuses on the use of technology as a tool to gauge and facilitate the needs and interests of diverse learners in the classroom.

Prerequisite: EDET S628 or instructor permission.

CRNSECTIONINSTRUCTORMEETS
35961JD1Lee Graham
DISTWEB
1/11 - 4/30

Course delivered asynchronously. Optional online group meetings will be arranged during the semester. Requires access to a computer with Internet and e-mail. Access this course from UAS-Online at uas.alaska.edu/online. Order books from MBS at direct.mbsbooks.com/ualaska.htm or call 1-800-325-3252. For more information call (907) 796-6424 or 1-866-465-6424 toll-free.

Tuition and fees: $1320 (additional charges may apply)

Exploration of ethical dilemmas related to privacy, internet safety, intellectual property, new media, and relevant trends that impact educational computing policy.

CRNSECTIONINSTRUCTORMEETS
37117JD1Lee Graham
DISTWEB
1/11 - 4/30

Course delivered asynchronously. Optional online group meetings will be arranged during the semester. Requires access to a computer with Internet and e-mail. Access this course from UAS-Online at uas.alaska.edu/online. Order books from MBS at direct.mbsbooks.com/ualaska.htm or call 1-800-325-3252. For more information call (907) 796-6424 or 1-866-465-6424 toll-free.

Tuition and fees: $1320 (additional charges may apply)

A research paper, project, or a professional portfolio, jointly approved by the student's graduate committee and the student; to coincide with the student's professional objectives. The portfolio should document the required knowledge and ability to apply the standards set by the UAS School of Education. Portfolio criteria should be obtained from the School of Education or the graduate advisor. The student's graduate committee may require an oral defense of either option.

Prerequisite: Permission of graduate advisor and instructor required.

CRNSECTIONINSTRUCTORMEETS
35963JD1Virgil Fredenberg
DISTWEB
1/11 - 4/30

Stacked with EDMA 698 JD1. Online meetings to be arranged as needed during the semester. Requires access to a computer with Internet and e-mail. Access this course from UAS-Online at uas.alaska.edu/online. For more information call 796-6424 or 1-866-465-6424 toll-free.

Tuition and fees: $1320 (additional charges may apply)

 
 

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