Master of Arts in E-Learning Design and Development

Awards
MA
Programme Code: CR_HELDE_9
 
Mode of Delivery:Full Time, Part Time, Distance Learning, ACCS, Open
 
No. of Semesters:2
NFQ Level:9
Embedded Award:No
 
Programme Credits:60
programmeReviewDate:June 2021
Department:MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS
 

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this programme the graduate will be able to demonstrate... :

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A systematic understanding and knowledge of the design, development, implementation and evaluation of a range of e-learning and technology-enhanced learning solutions within the e-learning industry and other sectors and workplaces, including, in particular, the broader education and training sector.
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) Critical awareness of contemporary and emerging issues with regard to e-learning and technology-enhanced learning research, development and practice.
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) An advanced level of skills in designing, developing, researching and evaluating e-learning solutions incorporating a range of pre-production, production and post-production multimedia skills.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) An ability to select and implement, in a professional manner, industry-standard and emerging e-learning technologies and methodologies to address the needs of clients and learners.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) An ability to operate in a professional and self-initiating manner in a range of teams and contexts within the e-learning industry and other sectors and workplaces, including, in particular, the broader education and training sector.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) An ability to contribute significantly to and, as appropriate, take lead role in the design, development, implementation and research of pedagogically effective e-learning and technology-enhanced learning solutions.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) An ability to reflect critically on one’s own practice and development and to direct their own continuing professional development requirements.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) Critical reflection on pedagogical as well as the broader socio-cultural, psycho-cultural impacts and contexts of e-learning technologies and digital media in general.
 

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
EDUC9038 Elearning Instructional Design
EDUC9016 Education Research & Proposal
EDUC9027 Narrative & Games for Learning
EDUC9028 E-Learning Authoring
MMED9005 New Media Workplace

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
EDUC9029 E-learning Thesis
EDUC9030 E-learning Project