Educational Technology

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences

Doctoral Minor Requirements — 15 Credits

A Doctoral Minor in Educational Technology is available to students in any UNC doctoral program with the approval of their doctoral program advisor. In addition, a written notification needs to be sent to the Educational Technology program coordinator by the student’s doctoral program advisor.

Degree Requirements

Required courses — 15 hours

A minimum of five (5) courses completed during the student’s UNC doctoral program with grades of "B" or better from the following courses:

ET 500Introduction to Instructional Design and Technology

3

ET 502Instructional Design

3

ET 503Instructional Materials Design I

3

ET 504Instructional Materials Design II

3

ET 524Design of Computer-Assisted Instruction

3

ET 601Managing People, Projects, and Technology Systems

3

ET 602Performance Technology for Instructional Environments

3

ET 604Computer Graphics and Visual Literacy

3

ET 613Teaching in an Online Environment

3

ET 615Distance Education: Theories and Practice

3

ET 617Development of Online Applications

3

ET 627Design of Games and Simulations

3

ET 628Design of Multimedia Learning Environments

3

Features and Conditions

  1. Completion of the minor will be noted in the student’s transcript as Minor in Educational Technology.
  2. No other course substitutions are permitted.
  3. This minor is not available to students in the Educational Technology degree program.
  4. Some or all of the ET courses used for the minor may be part of a student’s program of required or elective classes.

No application to the Educational Technology program is required. In consultation with their doctoral program advisors, students may include sufficient ET courses in their programs of study to meet the requirements for the minor.