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Introduction

BS Instructional Design and Technology Program is a four-year degree program which focuses on upgrading the skills of 21st century learners to become proficient in the use of technology for effective facilitation of learning process. While embracing this paradigm shift of technology it intends to enhance the knowledge and skills of educators and professionals to design, deliver and manage learning environment both face-to-face and online. Secondary Teacher Education Department (STED) is launching instructional design process, learning theories, models, strategies, media, communication delivery models and interactive technologies, web designing and programming etc.

Program Objectives

This program will help in preparing educators, trainers and curriculum professionals for:

  • building a foundation and conceptual framework for educational and instructional design process
  • developing instructional strategies and skills to facilitate adult learning.
  • using media, web and other ICTs to support learning
  • utilizing collaborative and interactive learning tools
  • employing emerging instructional technologies to enhance the quality of teaching and learning.

Eligibility Criteria

FA/F.Sc or equivalent in second division with at least 45% marks.

Selection Process

Open Merit Program (offered in Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Lahore, Multan, Peshawar, Bahawalpur, Rahimyar khan)

Duration

4 years

Medium of Instruction

English

Teaching Methodology

This program is offered in blended learning mode. Online workshops are conducted through Learning Management System (LMS) and Face to Face classes for practical based subjects have been conducted. A student has to secure passing marks in assignments as well as in final exams to successfully complete concerned educational programme.

  1.  

5404

English Compulsory -I +

C1

3+0

  1.  

5438

Pakistan Studies +

C2

3+0

  1.  

6401

Math and Statistics-I +

C3

3+0

  1.  

6402

Educational Psychology & Guidance +

G1

3+0

  1.  

5900

Technology and Learning+

F1

3+0

  1.  

6403

Classroom Management+

G2

3+0

  1.  

5411

English Compulsory –II+

C4

3+0

  1.  

6405

Education in Pakistan+

C5

3+0

  1.  

543

6/5437

Islamic Studies/Ethics +

C6

3+0

  1.  

9423

Mathematics for Computing-I*

G3

3+0

  1.  

5901

Learning Styles and Learning Environment +

F2

3+0

  1.  

8655

Curriculum and Instruction+

G4

3+0

 


 

6465

Basics of Technical English (English-III)+ 

C7

3+0

 

9421

Introduction to ICT *

C8

2+1

 

8427

Organizational Behavior+

G5

3+0

 

6404

General Science+

G6

3+0

 

5902

Introduction to Instructional Design+

F3

3+0

6411

Foundations in Education+ 

C9

3+0

5904

Introduction to Web Based Instructions*

F4

3+0

5916

Introduction to Open Educational Resources*

F5

3+0

6507

Educational Measurement and Evaluation+

G7

3+0

6412

School, Society & Teacher +

G8

3+0

5912

Learning Management Systems and Organizations *

F6

3+0

  1.  

6461

Educational Research and Statistics+

M1

3+0

  1.  

3407

Programming Language-I*

M2

3+1

  1.  

5908

Web Design-I (website design & development)*

M3

3+1

  1.  

5905

Instructional Strategies and Assessment Methods +

F7

3+0

  1.  

5910

Developing Instructional Media *

F8

3+0

  1.  

5914

Web Design-II*

M4

3+1

  1.  

3411

Programming Language-II*

M5

3+1

  1.  

5917

Trends and Issues in Instructional Design*

M6

3+0

  1.  

5913

Visual and Verbal Communication in Instructional Design*

F9

3+0

  1.  

5911

Internship (Institution)+

F10

0+3

  1.  

5903

Instructional Designs: Theories and Models+

M7

3+0

  1.  

3499

Mobile Application Development*

E1

2+1

  1.  

8656

Future Challenges in Education+

E2

3+0

  1.  

5907

Multi-media Applications in Education*

M8

3+1

  1.  

5915

Internship (Software house)*

M9

0+3

  1.  

5906

Ethical use of Instructional Material (proper usage of resources) +

E3

3+0

  1.  

828

Higher Education+

E4

3+0

  1.  

5909

Systems Approach to Designing Instructional Materials *

M10

3+0

  1.  

5918

Research Project

M11

0+6

Elective / Major Courses:

* These courses will be offered in face to face mode

+ These courses will be offered in distance learning mode

2

3

4

Semesters

8 semesters

Workshop

Online

Practical

For 3+1 courses

About

The Allama Iqbal Open University was established in May, 1974, with the main objectives of providing educational opportunities to masses and to those who cannot leave their homes and jobs. During all these past years, the University has more than fulfilled this promise.