Graduate 2019-2020

Technology, Innovation and Pedagogy

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences

Doctoral Minor Requirements — 15 Credits

A Doctoral Minor in Technology, Innovation and Pedagogy 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 and the Graduate School by the student's doctoral program advisor.

Minor Requirements

Required Courses

A minimum of five courses for a total of 15 credits completed during the student's UNC doctoral program with grades of "B" or better from the following courses:

TIP 630Trends and Issues in Instructional Design and Technology

3

TIP 631Distance Education

3

TIP 633Instructional Design Applications

3

TIP 635Instructional Materials Development for Online Learning

3

TIP 640Applications of Multiliteracies

3

TIP 641Designing, Playing, and Learning

3

TIP 643Alternative Instructional Formats

3

TIP 645Children's Engineering and STEM

3

TIP 721Learning Theories and Technology Integration

3

TIP 730Performance Technology for Instructional Environments

3

TIP 735Online Theory and Management

3

TIP 740Innovations in Technology & Education

3

TIP 745Multimodal Composing

3

TIP 770Visual Methods for Educational Research in Digital Contexts

3

Features and Conditions:

  1. Completion of the minor will be noted in the student's transcript as Minor in Technology, Innovation and Pedagogy. The courses taken for the minor need to be included on a student's formal submitted plan of study.
  2. Courses from outside the Technology, Innovation and Pedagogy program may not count toward the minor.
  3. Students may request TIP courses not on the doctoral minor course list to be counted toward the minor. Such a request requires approval by the student’s advisor and the TIP program coordinator.
  4. This minor is not available to students in the Educational Technology or Technology, Innovation and Pedagogy degree or certificate programs.
  5. Some or all of the course used for the minor may be part of the students' program of required or elective classes.

No application to the Technology, Innovation and Pedagogy program is required to add the minor. Students should work in consultation with their doctoral program advisor to include sufficient TIP courses in their programs of study to meet the requirements for the doctoral minor.