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M.S. in Online Teaching and Learning (OT2)

(as of 11/12/2014)

Course requirements

This program includes a total of 33 credits of which 3 are field experiences. When you meet with your advisor, you will complete a detailed OT2 Program of Study Form.


Program Core   
ED406 Master's Research Methods
EDE484 Online Teaching and Learning
EDE486 Designing Online Courses

Specialization Courses   

A "specialized" course in teaching and learning, addressing teaching and learning issues specific to the target subject matter(s) and/or instructional contexts. This course may be transferred from previous or concurrent programs, or be selected from Warner courses, including but not limited to:
EDU497 Teaching and Learning in Higher Education and Health Care Settings
EDE477 Teaching and Learning in the Content Areas
EDU430 Theory and Practice in Teaching and Learning Mathematics in Elementary School
EDU427A Theory and Practice in Teaching & Learning Literacy (for non-Elementary Teaching Candidates)
EDU431 Theory and Practice in Teaching and Learning English
EDU432 Theory and Practice in Teaching and Learning Social Studies
EDU434 Theory and Practice in Teaching and Learning Science
EDU435 Theory and Practice in Teaching and Learning Foreign Languages and ESOL (English to Speakers of Other Languages)
EDU436 Theory and Practice in Teaching and Learning Mathematics

Choose another course that will help in designing and implementing innovative online learning experiences with their target student audience. This course may be transferred from previous or concurrent programs, or be selected from Warner courses, including but not limited to:
ED482 Technology and Higher Education
ED516 Designing and Evaluating Professional Development
EDE492 Integrating Technology in Teaching Content Areas
EDU446 Entrepreneurial Skills for Educators
EDE410 Learning in the Digital Age
EDU498 Literacy Learning as Social Practice
EDE484A Digitally-Rich Teaching and Learning in K-12 Schools

Electives   

15 credits of electives to be chosen with advisor's approval.

Internships   
EDF488 Practicum in Online Teaching
 

Notes:

1. The practicum experience can be fulfilled in a number of different ways. Please read the information available on the website and consult with the Practicum Coordinator before registering for this course.

2.The following list provides a non-exhaustive list of additional courses that could meet the requirement of "a specialized course in teaching and learning" for students who have a specialized interest and the necessary prerequisites:
- EDU427: Theory and Practice in Teaching and Learning Literacy in Elementary School
- EDU487: Integrating Science and Literacy
- EDU581: Clinical Teaching in Health Care Professions: Teaching and Instructional Methods
- ED451: Teaching and Learning in Inclusive Classrooms
- Courses in Nursing Education at the School of Nursing
- Courses in Music Education at the Eastman School of Music

3.The following list provides a non-exhaustive list of additional courses that could meet the requirement of "Another course that will help in designing and implementing innovative online learning experiences with their target student audience" for students who have a specialized interest and the necessary pre-requisites:
- EDU481: Integrating English and Technology
- EDU499: Integrating Social Studies and Technology
- EDU483: Integrating Mathematics and Technology
- EDU486: Integrating Science and Technology
- EDU552: Counselor Education

Other Requirements:

In addition to the coursework indicated above, in order to graduate and to receive the certification(s)/licensure (if any) you are seeking this program has additional requirements. Please note that in some cases, while our program will provide you with all the academic experiences required for the certification you seek, there may be some additional requirements that you will have to complete independently and outside of our program in order to be granted that certification/licensure (ex: completing a certain number of years of mentored experiences). When that is the case, we have listed these requirements but also indicated that they are not a graduation requirement.

  • B.A. or B.S. Degree
  • Master's Portfolio