Certificate in Instructional Design

This certificate is primarily for experienced technical communicators who wish to acquire focused competency in instructional design. Graduates of this certificate program can serve as information specialists to systematically design and develop instructional materials and training programs for businesses, individuals, health and education institutions, and government. This certificate teaches the core concepts, instructional methods, and assessment instruments for designing materials using various forms of text, visual media, technology, and instructional techniques.


Required Courses (15)
COM 424Document Design3
or COM 528 Document Design
COM 525User Experience Research and Evaluation3
COM 530Standards-Based Web Design3
COM 535Instructional Design3
COM 542Knowledge Management3
Total Credit Hours15