4 months
2384 USD/full
2384 USD/full
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Become an instructional designer in 4-5 months by mastering the art and science of learning with this Instructional Design MasterTrack offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Illinois.

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Solve real-world educational challenges and integrate technology with today’s learning environments.

Gain in-demand skills and launch your instructional design career with an in-depth training program. Learners that devote four hours per week to this certificate Instructional Design MasterTrack offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Illinois can expect to finish in approximately 4-5 months.

What You Will Learn

  • Ways to conduct in-depth learner analysis to identify learning objectives
  • Strategies for using cutting-edge technologies to design engaging and meaningful learning activities
  • Methods for developing well-crafted learning assessments and evaluations
  • How to make data informed decisions to improve existing learning programs

Programme Structure

What is a MasterTrack Certificate?

With MasterTrack™ Certificates, portions of Master’s programs have been split into online modules, so you can earn a high quality university-issued career credential at a breakthrough price in a flexible, interactive format. Benefit from a deeply engaging learning experience with real-world projects and live, expert instruction. If you are accepted to the full Master's program, your MasterTrack coursework counts towards your degree.

Courses included:

  • Instructional and Training System Design 
  • Learning Technologies 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 4 months

Start dates & application deadlines




8 alternative credits

Upon admission, students can transfer the eight credit hours earned by completing the MasterTrack™ Certificate into the online Ed.M. in Education Policy, Organization & Leadership degree program. Students will need to take an additional six courses (or 24 credits) to complete the full Ed.M. degree.



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Intermediate Level

  • Bachelor's Degree required

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2384 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2384 USD for the full programme and a duration of 4 months.
  • National

    2384 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2384 USD for the full programme and a duration of 4 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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