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Instructional Design

University of Massachusetts Boston

24 months
10350 USD/year
10350 USD/year
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University of Massachusetts Boston’s Instructional Design MEd focuses on the creation of education, training, and development programs for adults in both professional and academic environments. It’s designed for educational professionals, corporate training specialists, consultants, and other educational design mavens who want to hone their skills and add a certification to their résumé. 


Explore cutting-edge learning technologies and develop instructional strategies and skills to facilitate adult learning and use educational media and technology to enhance learning.

Apply these skills to virtually any field —  business and industry, schools and colleges, government agencies and the military, health care organizations, religious institutions, and professional societies.

Key Features 

  • The Program in Instructional Design at University of Massachusetts Boston offers a practical master’s degree that is ideal for career professionals engaged in the education, training, and development of adult learners in the work place. 
  • This multi-disciplinary academic program provides students with a dynamic learning process through a comprehensive course of study that gives equal importance to both the planning and the delivery of adult instruction.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Foundations in Instructional Design and Learning Technologies 
  • The Adult as Learner
  • Communication Theory and Practice 
  • Using Primary Research for Evidence-Based Practice 
  • Planning, Design and Development of eLearning 
  • Assessment and Evaluation in the Instructional Design Process 

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  • Part-time
    • 24 months

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60 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20700 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    10350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20700 USD for the full programme during 24 months.


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