Instructional Design and Educational Technology, MS (36 hours)
The Master of Science Program in Instructional Design and Educational Technology (IDET) is oriented toward trainers, instructional designers, e-learning specialists, and teachers. Graduates effectively apply current and emerging technologies to solve learning and performance problems in varied training and school settings.
This master's program allows students a considerable amount of flexibility to explore areas of personal interest. As an IDET student, you will work with your faculty advisor to develop a program of study emphasizing the aspects of Educational Technology you wish to focus on in your career.
This degree can be taken in either of two delivery modes: online or resident-based. The online or resident-based delivery modes allow students to work with the faculty advisors to develop a program of study that emphasizes development of skills and knowledge in a specific aspect of instructional design and educational technology fitting to each student's learning and career goals in K-12, higher ed, or adult learning environments.
To complete the program in one year, take two courses during each of the year's six cycles. To complete the program in two years, take one course per cycle
Texas Virtual School Network: This program offers Texas Virtual School Network (TXVSN) professional development for all Texas-certified teachers desiring to design and teach courses online in the TXVSN network of course offerings for all public and charter schools in Texas. Visit txvsn.tamucc.edu for details.
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Application deadlines are one week prior to the start of each of the six course start dates: spring, mid-term spring, summer I, summer II, fall, and mid-term fall
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Please Note: Applicants who wish to apply for a different program will be required to submit a new application. The application processing fee is required for each application submitted.
Application requirements specific to this program :
*Please allow 3-5 business days to receive Student ID before submitting additional supporting documents.
Submit all supporting documents online.
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Additional application requirements for international applicants:
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|EDFN 5301 - Introduction to Research||3 credits|
|ERST 5302 - Studies in Equality of Educational Opportunities||3 credits|
|IDET 5300 - Instructional Design & Educational Technology Foundations||3 credits|
|IDET 5302 - Computer Applications in Education||3 credits|
|IDET 5303 - Instructional Hypermedia||3 credits|
|IDET 5304 - Instructional Design||3 credits|
|IDET 5305 - Instructional Design Applications||3 credits|
|IDET 5310 - Internet Resources in Education and Training||3 credits|
|IDET 5320 - Strategies for Technology Integration||3 credits|
|IDET 5360 - Design Strategies for Online Instruction and Learning Management Systems||3 credits|
|IDET 5390 - Professional Seminar||3 credits|
|IDET 5397 - Instructional Design and Educational Technology Practicum||3 credits|
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