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Master of Education in Educational Technology

Description

The M. Ed. Online program in Educational Technology is a 36 hour Program designed to prepare persons in the K-12, higher education, corporate, and military settings to develop the skills and knowledge necessary for the classrooms of tomorrow. Graduates of this program will have a much better understanding of the uses of technology and how it can be integrated and applied in a classroom or campus setting.

The program focuses on the theory, research and applications related to the field of educational technology and are intended to help educators:

  • use instructional technology (computers, telecommunications and related technologies) as resources for the delivery of instruction
  • serve as facilitators or directors of instructional technology in educational settings and/or be developers of instructional programs and materials for new technologies
  • design instructional materials in a variety of media

The four required courses in the online Master Technology Teacher certificate program fit directly into the online M.Ed. in Educational Technology degree.

Courses

The M.Ed. degree is comprised of 36 hours, consisting of the 8 required courses listed below, plus 12 hours of electives. Students can select the 12 hours of electives based upon their professional needs and academic interests (e.g., 12 hours in a specific content area such as reading, mathematics, science) with advisor approval. Students can either take the Educational Technology Online electives listed below or they can transfer credits from other accredited universities (graduate advisor approval required). Contact the graduate advisor for more information.
 

MEd Number(required)

Host Campus Number

Title

UT Comp

EDCI 6300

PMCH 6381

Applied Research Methods

UTMB

EDCI 6304

EDUC 6304

Learning and Cognition

UTPB

EDTC 6320

EDTC 6320

Instructional Technology

UTB

EDTC 6321

EDTC 6321

Instructional Design

UTB

EDTC 6323

EDTC 6323

Multimedia/Hypermedia

UTB

EDTC 6325

EDTC 6325

Educational Communications

UTB

EDTC 6332

EDTC 6332

Practicum in Educational Technology

UTB

EDTC 6329

EDC 385GA

Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning

UT Austin

EDC 385GB

Instructional Technology Planning & Management

UT Austin

IST 6373

Evaluating Trends in Educational Technology

UTSA

EDTC 6350

The Instructional Technology Consultant

UTB


Electives

Four Courses Required for Master Technology Teacher Certificate:

PARTICIPATING INSTITUTIONS AND ADVISOR

The Online Educational Technology degree is conferred from University of Texas Brownsville. The program requires that at least 12 hours be taken from the University of Texas at Brownsville. The remaining 24 hours can be taken from other University of Texas institutions that contribute courses toward the program. Those institutions include: UT Austin, UTPB, UTMB, and UTSA. Other UT institutions may contribute courses in the future.

Contacts:

J. Rene Corbeil, Ed. D.
956-882-7540 / rene.corbeil@utb.edu 
Education Technology

Chen-chang "Sam" Pan, Ph.D.
956-882-7805 / sam.pan@utb.edu
Education Technology

Janice Butler
956-882-6713 / janice.butler@utb.edu
Education Technology

For more information visit: http://edtech.utb.edu/ 

Contact Information

Rene Corbeil
956-882-7540
rene.corbeil@utb.edu

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