Master of Learning Technologies
The Master of Learning Technologies provides students with the skills needed to excel in the field of learning technologies. This professional degree is fully online and prepares you to succeed in multiple sectors of education.
This non-thesis online Master of Learning Technologies program is a professional degree focused on applying current research and foundational topics to solving problems of practice facing the use of technology to support learning in a number of contexts including:
- Traditional K-12 Schools
- Online K-12 Schools
- Professional and corporate contexts
- Higher Education Institutions
- Not-for-profit organizations
- Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)
We have developed a streamlined curriculum that can be adjusted for both part-time and full-time students. This 30-credit program provides you in-depth theoretical and practical training covering a range of topics including instructional design, technology skills, assessment, reading research, learning theory and specific applications such as online learning environments.
All students are required to participate in a practicum experience in which they will document their experience in an electronic portfolio. The practicum will serve as the required comprehensive exam for this degree. Each student will be paired with a mentor in a professional setting who will guide and evaluate the practicum work.
Graduates have a number of opportunities for careers in learning technologies, including:
- Instructional designer
- Educational technologist
- Technology integration specialist
- Director of instructional technology
- Curriculum developer
- Media specialist
- Online teacher
Coursework: Instructional design, technology skills, assessment, reading research, learning theory and learning technology applications
Course requirements: 7 core courses (21 hours), research (3 hours), electives (3 hours), capstone (3 hours)