The Master of Education with a concentration in instructional design and technology program from the Mount prepares you to leverage technology to enhance learning.
The Master of Education with a concentration in instructional design and technology is designed to prepare future instructional designers for schools and training organizations. Instructional designers plan, design and develop learning interventions applying best practices and technology to support the development of accessible content, curriculum and other training materials. They apply learning theory and collaborate with subject matter experts to maximize learner success.
The program will cover current trends in education, the role of distance education, and integrating technology in teaching and learning. Course material will guide you through how to create effective digital age learning environments to support educators in developing instruction that is active, constructive and reflective. You’ll also learn how to plan and deliver research-based professional development, implement instructional design principles, and address issues of security, privacy and accessibility, along with legal and ethical considerations for technology use.
With a Master of Education with a concentration in instructional design and technology, you can pursue positions as an instructional designer in educational, corporate and nonprofit settings.
The acclaimed M.Ed. program is also recognized for:
- Classes designed for working adults. Attend evening classes online (synchronously or asynchronously) on a part-time or full-time basis.
- Accreditation by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
This program is available to be completed fully online asynchronous and/or synchronous.