M.Ed. On Campus Online

Instructional Design

University of New Brunswick

24 months
1435 CAD/module
874 CAD/module
Tuition fee
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The Master of Education in Instructional Design from University of New Brunswick will be of particular interest to teachers, curriculum developers, courseware authors, training and professional development officers and instructional technology specialists.


Students in this Master of Education in Instructional Design from University of New Brunswick will explore the theories and processes of instructional design in the development of classroom instruction, web-based courses and other instructional media. Students examine the capabilities and constraints of traditional and emergent media, as well as the relationship between curriculum and culture.

To meet graduation requirements, complete one of these three routes:

  • Thesis Route 30 credit hours (5 courses + the 15 credit hour thesis)
  • Project Route 30 credit hours (8 courses + the 6 credit hour project)
  • Course Route 30 credit hours (10 courses)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Online Learning
  • Key Issues and Debates
  • Needs Assessment
  • Design. Constructivist Learning Env.
  • Designing Instructional Materials
  • Instruct. Design for Online Learning

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a Bachelor’s degree in Education or a related discipline
  • a minimum cumulative GPA or 3.0 (B)
  • A completed online application
  • Letter of interest
  • Up-to-date resumé
  • Three reference letters (academic references are preferred, particularly if other degrees were recent)
  • Official transcripts (copied or opened transcripts are not official)

Work experience

  • at least one year of relevant work experience as an instructor or instructional designer.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1435 CAD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1435 CAD per module during 24 months.
  • National

    874 CAD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 874 CAD per module during 24 months.

Living costs for Fredericton

1100 - 2100 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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