Jul 07, 2020  
2016-2017 CSU East Bay Catalog 
2016-2017 CSU East Bay Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Educational Technology Leadership Certificate

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Department & Faculty Information  

Certificate Requirements (16 Units)

This program is designed for educators and e-learning developers who serve as technology leaders in educational settings, as well as in industry. The program combines instructional design theories with a knowledge of emerging technologies and trains graduate students to assume leadership roles in the design and development of effective e-learning environments. The program advocates lifelong learning that allows students to nurture their personal and professional growth. The arenas in which Educational Technology Leadership graduates will be active include school districts, county offices of education, community colleges, the high tech industry as an e-learning developer, and the field of instructional design.


Students must demonstrate knowledge and application of various programming languages, or must have experience with Web-based instruction. Basic knowledge of digital technologies and HTML is required. Advanced proficiency in one platform (e.g., Macintosh, Windows, UNIX) is required. Students will be accepted into the program based on an interview by a committee where they demonstrate their technology competence. Students are also required to maintain their level of competency in technology as long as they are graduate students in the program.

Course Descriptions

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Other Undergraduate Degree Requirements

In addition to major requirements, every student must also complete the University requirements for graduation which are described in the Undergraduate Admission and Degree Information & FAQ  chapter in the front of this catalog. These include the General Education-Breadth requirements; the second composition (ENGL 1002 ) requirement; the cultural groups/women requirement; the performing arts/activities requirement; the U.S. history, U.S. Constitution, and California state and local government requirement; the University Writing Skills Requirement; and the residence, unit, and grade point average requirements.

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