K-12 eLearning Design


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This award is not eligible for Financial Aid

The Academic Certificate (AC) in K-12 eLearning Design is designed to provide K-12 teachers with a foundation for eLearning Design. Students will be presented with information to develop knowledge and skills in design theory, models of instructional design, course management systems, and eLearning technology. Courses are also designed to prepare students to create and use internal and external evaluation tools and assessments. Courses may lead to Arizona Department of Education endorsement.


Field of Interest
Degree Type
Academic Certificate (AC)
Academic Plan
K-12 eLearning Design (CER)
Academic Plan Code
Total credits required
Effective Term
Summer 2010
Admissions criteria

Must hold a provisional or standard elementary, or secondary, or special education teaching certificate.


This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.

What You'll Learn
  • Review history, characteristics, and theories of eLearning. (ELN100)
  • Summarize design foundations for eLearning in the K-12 classroom. (ELN100, ELN103)
  • Compare and contrast types of technology and media available in the eLearning environment. (ELN103)
  • Review limitations of technology and media in the eLearning environment. (ELN103, ELN122)
  • Compare and contrast eLearning evaluation tools. (ELN121, ELN122)
  • Evaluate K-12 eLearning. (ELN121, ELN122)
  • Summarize procedures for assessing K-12 student interaction and collaboration. (ELN122)
  • Create student assessments. (ELN122)
  • Apply principles of eLearning instructional design. (ELN100, ELN103, ELN121, ELN122)
Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
ELN100Foundations of eLearning Design for K-123
ELN103K-12 eLearning Technology and Media3
ELN121Evaluating K-12 eLearning3
ELN122K-12 eLearning Assessment Creation3

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