2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (June 2015) 
    
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2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (June 2015) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Program - BS in Instructional Design and Technology


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The broad framework of the General program allows students the flexibility to design a program that meets their specific needs. Through a combination of general education courses, electives, and a core of applied instructional design courses, students can gain a wealth of competencies, skills, and experiences to apply technology to a variety of instructional settings.

Degree Requirements


  • 181 total quarter credit hours
  • General education courses (46 cr.)
  • Core courses (75 cr.)
  • Elective courses (55 cr.)
  • Capstone course (5 cr.)

Concentration Curriculum


Electives (55 cr.)


Choose nine courses from general education, BS in Instructional Design and Technology, or other Walden bachelor’s degree programs. At least 55 credits must be at the 3000–4000 level. The elective credits should total 55 to meet program requirements. Students may also be eligible to transfer previous credit to meet their elective requirements.

Note on Minors: Electives can also be used to complete a six-course minor.