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Learning Design&Tech (LDT)

LDT 471 Introduction to Educational System Design (3) Investigates systems theory and how components of educational systems interact; develops insights on current issues and models in Educational System Design.

LDT 471

LDT 471 471 Introduction to Educational System Design (3)

This course focuses on a systems theory view of public school systems. With an eye toward significant changes in the entire system and examining ways that technology (understood broadly) can be utilized as a lever for significant school change, this course asks learners to examine former waves of educational reform, inform their understanding with a firm grasp of systems theory, and apply those ideas to future suggested K-12 changes.

General Education: None
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: None
Effective: Fall 2016
Prerequisite: Bachelor's degree or equivalent; or 5th semester standing; or permission of program

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.


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