Below is information on an upcoming online Educational Technology course available through MSU Moorhead starting October 19. The course is appropriate for faculty and adjuncts in higher education as well as for educators in business and K12 settings.

ED 423/523 Design of Online Instruction (2 cr)

Online — Oct. 19-Dec.11, 2009 — MSU Moorhead

Participants in this course will create components of an online course.

Educators will learn how to design the course from the ground up including identifying program outcomes and course competencies, designing learning activities, and creating and evaluating assessment tasks. The course design process will be focused on designing for the unique requirements of the online environment. Instructor:  Pam Hall

This course also applies to the MSUM undergraduate and graduate certificates in Teaching & Learning with Technology as well as to the MSUM Master Of Science In Educational Leadership — General Leaderships with Educational Technology Emphasis.

For further information on the Teaching and Learning with Technology Certificate program, see the following Web site — http://www.mnstate.edu/distanceed/teach_learn/overview.htm or contact Dr. Rhonda Ficek at Ficek@mnstate.edu

For further information on the MSUM Educational Leadership Masters Program in General Leadership with Educational Technology Emphasis, contact Dr. Boyd Bradbury at bradbury@mnstate.edu or visit the program Web site at: http://www.mnstate.edu/EdLeadEdTech/moorhead.htm

Registration: Current MSUM Students should register online. New or returning students should contact MSUM Continuing Studies to register for these classes: MSUM Continuing Studies, 1104 7th Ave. So., Moorhead, MN 56563; Phone: 218-477-5862; Fax: 218-477-5030; E-mail: contstdy@mnstate.edu; OR see our Web page: http://appserv.mnstate.edu/continue/Register_contact/default.asp