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Instructional Design

Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala and UGC via Swayam


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Instructional Design is a system of developing well structured instructional materials using objectives, relative teaching strategies, systematic feedback and evaluation. Instructional designers often uses technology and multimedia as tools to enhance instruction.
This course on Instructional Design helps you to develop an understanding of history and evolution of Instructional Design, Principles and characteristics of the design and development of instructional material, the various competencies and skills in Instructional Design, design and development of e-learning materials and modes and models of Instructional Design and the role of teacher as an effective designer.
This course is part of approved University level curriculum for Master in Education(M.Ed.), It can be taken by students at any level of teacher education and in service teachers of different faculties. It will enable them to master all the ideas of Instructional Design
Through this course you will learn and understand the creation of instructional experiences which makes the acquisition of knowledge and skill more efficient, effective and appealing.



WEEK 1 :
1.Instructional and Material Design: Historical Perspective,
2. Instructional Design: Meaning,
3. Concept and Principle Instructional Design Process - steps

WEEK 2 :
4. System Approach to Instructional Design
5. Theories on Instructional Design,
6.Information Processing

WEEK 3 :
7. Components of Instructional Design,
8. Instructional Objectives & Instructional Design,
9. Learning and Teaching Styles in Instructional Design

WEEK 4 :
10.Instructional Method, Strategy and Models,
11. Modes of Instructional Design,
12. Computer Assisted Instruction

WEEK 5 :
13. Principles and Characteristics of Instructional and Material Design,
14. Learning Material Design : Designing and Development,
15.Designing e - Content and Materials

WEEK 6 :
16. Learning Environment - Design,
17. Content Structuring,
18. Niceities of Language Writing & Writing Style,
19. Writing Styles

WEEK 7 :
20. Communication,
21. Computer Mediated Communication,
22.Hand - held Technologies

WEEK 8 :
23. Communication tools for e - Learning ,
24. Class Management and Instructional Design

WEEK 9 :
25. Assessment and Assessment Practices,
26. Feedback and Instructional Design,
27.Planning a Design

WEEK 10 :
28. e - Learning and Instructional Design,
29. Approaches and components of e - learning,
30. Types of e - Learning : Synchronous and Asynchronous

WEEK 11 :
31. Pedagogical Design for e - Learning,
32. Interacive e - Lesson & Interactive Multimedia in instructional design

WEEK 12 :
33.Models of Instructional Design,
34. Design and development of Course or unit

WEEK 13 :
35. Teaching as Design: Historical Perspective,
36. Interpreting teaching as Design,
37. Pedagogical Design Capacity

WEEK 14 :
38. Instructional Design for Humanities and Science Teaching,
39.Ethical issues in Instructional Design

WEEK 15 :
40.Teacher Vs Technology

Taught by

Dr. Sajna Jaleel

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