Earn Your eLearning Design Specialist Degree!

The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in eLearning Design Specialist program is designed to prepare students to work in the field of instructional design. Students will be presented with information to develop knowledge and skills to custom design and deliver instructional programs and products such as courses, curricula, training documentation, multimedia presentations, and simulations. Courses will focus on eLearning design theory, eLearning environments, and eLearning media and tools. Courses are also designed to prepare students to work in a team-based environment, organize eLearning projects including budgets and timelines, and evaluate eLearning projects. The program includes a Certificate of Completion (CCL) in eLearning Design Specialist and an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in eLearning Design Specialist.

CIPS Code: 13.0501

Please note:
The eLearning Design program requires an in-person component (internship) and is therefore not available in all states. It is the student's responsibility to verify state program availability. Program availability may be verified on the State Authorization website at www.riosalado.edu/sa.

Associate in Applied Science in eLearning Design Specialist

 

Required Courses 21
Certificate of Completion in eLearning Design Specialist 21

 

Restricted Electives

Restricted Electives
Complete 18 credits from the following courses:
18
Course # Course Title Credits
ADA/ART/MMT184* Computer Animation 3
BPC110 Computer Usage and Applications 3
BPC138AA* Windows Desktop Design and Publishing 3
CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems Shared Unique Number Number CIS1120 3
CIS118AB Power Point: Level I 1
CIS118BB Power Point: Level II 1
CIS120DB Computer Graphics: Adobe Illustrator 3
CIS120DC Flash: Digital Animation 3
CIS120DF Computer Graphics: Adobe Photoshop 3
CIS124AA Project Management Software: Level I 1
CIS124BA * Project Management Software: Level II 1
CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I 3
CIS233DC* Internet Web Development: Dreamweaver 3
CIS140* Survey of Multimedia Technology 2
CIS151* Computer Game Development - Level I 3
CIS236* Web-Based Teaching and Learning I 2
CIS237* Web-Based Teaching and Learning II
COM263 Elements of Intercultural Communication 3
ELNxxx Any ELN eLearning course not listed in the Required Courses area 3
GBS131 Business Calculations 3
GBS233* Business Communication 3
MGT101 Techniques of Supervision 3
MGT175 Business Organization and Management 3
MGT251 Human Relations in Business 3

 

General Education Requirements

General Education Requirements 25
General Education Core 15
Course # Course Title Credits
First-Year Composition

ENG101*
ENG107*
AND
ENG102*
ENG108*
ENG111*

First-Year Composition (3) Shared Unique Number Number ENG1101 OR
First-Year Composition (3)

First-Year Composition (3) Shared Unique Number Number ENG1102 OR
First-Year Composition for ESL (3)
Technical and Professional Writing (3)
6
Oral Communication
COM100
COM110
COM230
COM259*
Introduction to Human Communication (3) Shared Unique Number Number COM1100 OR
Interpersonal Communication (3) OR
Small Group Communication (3) OR
Communication in Business and Professions (3)
3
Critical Reading
CRE101*
CRE111*
College Critical Reading (3) OR
Critical Reading for Business and Industry (3)
3
Mathematics
MAT122*
Intermediate Algebra (3) OR
Satisfactory completion of a higher level mathematics course.
3
General Education Distribution 10
Humanities and Fine Arts
Any approved general education course in the Humanities and Fine Arts area .
3
Natural Sciences
Any approved general education course in the Natural Sciences area.
4
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Any approved general education course in the Social and Behavioral Sciences area.
3
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Please note:
The eLearning Design program requires an in-person component (internship) and is therefore not available in all states. It is the student's responsibility to verify state program availability. Program availability may be verified on the State Authorization website at www.riosalado.edu/sa.

Notes

  • The total amount of credits required for this degree is 64.
  • Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses within the program
  • Minimum GPA: 2.00
  • * Indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites
  • xxx Indicates any module.
  • ** Not all classes are offered every semester. Contact an academic advisor for additional information
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