Instructional Design & Technology

Brandeis University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
53500 USD/year
53500 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Instructional Design & Technology at Brandeis University encompasses the creation of dynamic learning content for online delivery. The field is growing rapidly in private, governmental and nonprofit settings alike as organizations seek to optimize and adapt their learning content to online and mobile platforms.


Designed for working Instructional Design & Technology professionals at Brandeis University looking to advance their careers along with their educational goals, our online MS in Instructional Design stands apart because it equips students to:

  • Design, facilitate and assess courses and programs, applying evidence-based learning science.
  • Evaluate and integrate instructional technologies in diverse settings.
  • Lead instructional design and technology teams and projects.

Programme Structure

Required courses

  • Principles of Online Instructional Design
  • Foundations of Instructional Technology for E-Learning
  • Digital Ethics & The Legal Landscape of Instructional Design
  • Advanced Instructional Design & Assessment Strategies
  • Managing Instructional Design Projects
  • Instructional Design and Technology Practicum

Possible electives

  • Learning Management Systems for Course Development
  • Interactive Multimedia Courseware Design
  • Learning Analytics for the Online Classroom
  • Social Media and Collaboration Technology in Organizations
  • Innovation and User-Centered Design

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application
  • Transcripts
  • Standardized test scores or a graded analytical paper
  • English Proficiency
  • A letter of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    53500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    53500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


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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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