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Technology-enhanced Learning and Design (Online)

Postgraduate Diploma Online
12 months
17080 CAD/year
13790 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Technology-enhanced Learning and Design (Online) program at the Royal Roads University is ideal for educators, trainers, and developers from within the private and public sectors seeking new skills to advance their career. 

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As a student in the Technology-enhanced Learning and Design (Online) program at the Royal Roads University , you will have the opportunity to use your real-world experience and apply what you are learning through the use of a variety of proven-effective online methodologies and approaches, strategically paired with today’s best practices in the field of learning. 

You will practice the theoretical concepts learned in the classroom on a variety of situations, ensuring you develop practical experience with tools you can use within your organization.


The program was developed to provide instructional designers in traditional education or corporate environments with the skills required for success in the current job market. 

The program incorporates principles of networked learning, openness and a digital mindset. Students will collaborate and contribute meaningfully to digital learning networks and communities in the field.

Graduates of this diploma program will have displayed their proficiency within the following areas:

  • Communicate and synthesize information and arguments at the graduate level
  • Critically evaluate how learning occurs in a variety of contexts
  • Design and create research-informed digital learning environments
  • Demonstrate effective collaboration skills
  • Develop and analyze support strategies to meet the needs of stakeholders in digital learning environments
  • Select appropriate assessment and evaluation strategies for digital learning environment
  • Contribute meaningfully to digital learning network(s) and communities
  • Explain the interrelationship between innovation, change and digital learning environments and their impact on organizations and society
  • Apply reflective processes to improve professional practice
  • Critically evaluate and/or produce research

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Instructional Design for Technology-Enhanced Learning
  • Graphic Design for Instructional Designers
  • Project Management for Instructional Designers
  • Foundations of Learning and Technologies
  • Innovation, Design and Learning Environments
  • Leading Change in Digital Learning

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


18 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Four year (or comparable) undergraduate degree in a related field, from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • At least three years of professional experience in a leadership or management position

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17080 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17080 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    13790 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13790 CAD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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