Monday, October 27, 2014

Coming Soon: Baker University Ed.D. in Instructional Design and Performance Technology

After 3 months of research, focus group meetings, conversations with friends, colleagues, and former students,       I am pleased to announce that we are closing-in on the creation of Baker University's new and innovative Ed.D. degree in Instructional Design and Performance Technology (IDPT). 

Ed.D. in Instructional Design and Performance Technology - 

The online Ed.D. degree in IDPT is designed for individuals in business, industry, healthcare, government/non-profit, military, K-12, and higher education who are seeking a doctoral program that focuses on instructional design, training, development, and performance technology. 

Target start date - 

Fall 2015/Spring2016 (Pending Baker University curricular approval and accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools). 

59+ credit hour Ed.D. -
  • 27 credit hours - instructional design and performance technology core courses
  • 6 credit hours - research and statistical analysis
  • 6 credit hours - directed field experiences and portfolio/project
  • 20 credit hours - dissertation development and completion 
Instructional Design and Performance Technology courses (topics) - credit hours - 
  • Instructional Design and Performance Improvement - 3 
  • Design Principles for IDTP (User Interface Design, Message Design) - 3 
  • Project Management (PMI, PMD, LEAN, Six Sigma, Agile Scrum) - 3 
  • Instructional Models and Tools for Online Learning - 3 
  • Assessment, Evaluation and Reporting (Analytics, Assessment Design) - 3 
  • Informal Learning Environments - 3 
  • Systems and Process Mapping (Complexity Theory) - 3 
  • Leadership, Motivation and Change Management - 3 
  • Trends and Issues in IDPT - 3

Candidates will be drawn from a wide variety of organizations that have a vested interest in improving the learning and performance of their employees/learners through the systematic design of instruction and performance technology. 

Stay tuned for more updates and developments.

1 comment:

Nurliani Siregar said...

morning marcus, how about instructional design and performance technology of application on learning instructional profesional?