experience using the latest technologies in
an invigorating online environment, and learn when and how to
effectively implement these practices into online courses
program, offered through the University of West Georgia, is a
learner-centered course based on researched techniques and proven
methodologies. Course modules will be led by instructional
technologists and forward-thinking academicians experienced in
utilizing high-end technologies for distance education. Course
participants will also be able to expand their
knowledge through interaction with other participants currently
practicing in the field. Course guides are Melanie N. Clay, Ph.D. and Stacey Rowland.
Program Content and Structure:
certificate program is a professional program that incorporates conceptual knowlede into practical learning experiences. The program offers 8.7 Continuing Education Units (CEU's) which is equivalent to 87 hours worth of instruction. The program comprises ten online modules with each module lasting 1-2
weeks. It is suggested that participants spend about 7 - 10 hours per module. Modules include:
the course is $690, and includes course materials, books, access to the
online classroom, and a certificate upon graduation.