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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Instructional Design Course Evaluation and Capstone Project Certificate in collaboration with University System of Maryland - USMxand UMUC. Develop your Instructional Design & Technology MicroMasters capstone project while you learn course evaluation models to assess the impact of design on the learning environment.

About

This is the final capstone course in the Instructional Design and Technology MicroMasters program where we delve into evaluation of course design and develop your final capstone project. Evaluation models allow instructional designers to engage in continuous improvement of course design to optimize the student learning environment. During this course we will explore evaluations models, learning management system’s data analytics, and Kirkpatrick’s Levels of evaluation. Finally, you will design, build and publish your capstone project, which is an online learning module.

The Instructional Design Course Evaluation and Capstone Project Certificate is part of the Instructional Design and Technology MicroMasters Progran from EdX in partnership with University System of Maryland - USMx and UMUC.

This is the final course in the Instructional Design and Technology MicroMasters and content builds on the first three courses in the program. It is highly recommended that learners complete the three pre-requisite courses prior to enrolling in IDT 400x.

What you'll learn
  • Define Learning Analytics
  • Explain Kirkpatrick’s Assessment Model
  • Apply evaluation model to assess and improve course design
  • Design and publish an online course as a capstone project
  • Reflect on the instructional design cycle
  • Explain your philosophy of design

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 56 days
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      8 weeks, 8-10 hours per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Week 1: Data Driven Learner Models
  • Week 2: Actionable Data 
  • Week 3: Industry Course Measurement Standards I: Quality Matters Certification 
  • Week 4: Industry Course Measurement Standards II: Online Learning Consortium
  • Week 5: System Tools and Metrics: Using Data to Manage Learner Progress
  • Week 6: Capstone 100: Apply LDT100 Principles
  • Week 7: Capstone 200: Apply LDT200 Principles
  • Week 8: Capstone 300: Apply LDT300 Principles and Looking Ahead

Lecturers

  • Randy Hansen - Professor and Program Chair, Learning Design and Technology, University of Maryland University College

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Prerequisites

Basic experience in word processing and G Suite. A background in teaching, education, or professional development would be helpful but not required.It is highly recommended that learners complete the three pre-requisite courses prior to enrolling in Instructional Design Course Evaluation and Capstone Project.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    199 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 199 USD per year and a duration of 56 days.
  • National Applies to you

    199 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 199 USD per year and a duration of 56 days.
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Funding

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