Graduate Certificate in Educational Technology

Tanja N.
Tanja N. Class of 2016


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The graduate certificate program includes four-week classes.
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Program Overview

On Campus Online

This graduate certificate is designed for individuals wishing to develop their knowledge and skills for integrating technology strategies in an Pre-K-12 educational or instructional teaching setting. The four-course certificate sequence will provide the students with hands-on activities to develop a portfolio of digital work. Students will develop technological competency with contemporary web tools and online systems.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Integrate interdisciplinary connection between evidence-based technologies for multimedia instruction.
  • Use teaching strategies to accommodate learners in an online or blended environment.
  • Participate in online community building and web-based interactive activities.
  • Assess the effectiveness and efficiency of multimedia courseware and internet resource for use in instruction and delivery system.
  • Examine the critical issues involved in designing effective distance educational programs.
  • Design web-based courses using web page design authoring tools.

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