MS in Instructional Design and Technology

University of Houston - Clear Lake

Program Description

MS in Instructional Design and Technology

University of Houston - Clear Lake

MS in Instructional Design and Technology

The graduate plan in Instructional Design and Technology (INST) leads to the Master of Science (M.S.) degree that prepares graduates to systematically design training and instruction.

Check prerequisites before enrolling in any courses.

Requirements

Professional Education Core (12 hours):

Required

  • EDUC 6032 Applied Statistics
  • EDUC 6033 Research Design and Analysis
  • INST 6031 Applications of Technology

Choose one

  • SILC 5035 Interpersonal Interactions in Diverse Settings
  • SILC 6030 Foundations of Multicultural Education

Instructional Technology Core (15 hours):

  • INST 5130 Learning Theory and Instruction
  • INST 5131 Trends and Issues in Instructional Design and Technology
  • INST 5233 Performance Technology
  • INST 5333 Systematic Design of Technology-Based Instruction
  • INST 5433 Instructional Design, Project Management, and Grant Writing

Electives:

Choose one elective course as advised.

Master’s Degree Options (6 hours):

  • Option 1:
    EDUC 6939 Master's Thesis Research
    Minimum of two semesters required for a maximum of six hours, with continuous registration until completion.
  • Option 2:
    EDUC 6839 Master's Project Research
    Minimum of two semesters required for a maximum of six hours, with continuous registration until completion.
  • Option 3:
    INST 6739 Instructional Technology Practicum
    • INST elective course

    (Practicum requires a minimum of 6 INST courses and the recommendation of the faculty advisor.)

    All placement sites must have an approved UHCL Agreement of Affiliation on record with the Center for the Professional Development of Teachers office prior to beginning the practicum.
  • Option 4:
    EDUC 6909 Master's Comprehensive Examination
    • six hours from two INST electives courses

    The degree may be completed entirely online with one exception. Online students might not be able to take Master’s Degree Option 3: INST 6739 (Practicum) for their capstone experience if the proposed practicum site is 50 or more miles from the University of Houston-Clear Lake (UHCL) campus. Students in this situation would most likely be advised to pursue Options 2 or 4.

For additional information regarding these plans, please contact a faculty advisor.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 26, 2018
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Sept. 2019
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USA - Houston, Texas
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