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Graduate Diploma in Instructional Design

Get state-of-the-art knowledge and research in instructional design and hands-on experience with various distance education technologies.

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Program details

The Graduate Diploma in Instructional Design is an 18-credit online graduate program. You must complete at least 9 credits through Athabasca University.

All courses are paced, with scheduled start and end dates and assignment deadlines. You can take up to 3 years to complete all requirements.

If you successfully complete the diploma program, you may apply to ladder your coursework into the Master of Education in Open, Digital, and Distance Education.

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