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Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Arts & Humanities
Educational Technology via distance learning
This Doctor Ph.D. Degree presents effective theory- and research-based strategies to integrate technology resources and technology-based methods into the classroom practices. It is designed from a teacher's perspective. It reviews the qualities and the benefits of the currently available computer technology options to educators while providing numerous applications. The program successfully integrates instructional design principles, methods, media, and computing. Also, it uses a learner-centered approach that focuses on designing solid instructions that are enhanced technologically to increase learning. It details the theories and applications of educational technology.
The Doctor Ph.D. Degree online via distance learning offers students the highest level of specialization a discipline can offer. More info...
* 45 to 72 academic credits above a Master's program.
* Average Duration: 24 months.
* Program Structure: 70% textbooks + 30% Thesis.
* Admission is open for adults over 27 years of age.
* Master's degree or international equivalent (5 years of study) is required for admission.
Fees include all: Program of study, textbooks, study guide, evaluation and assessment, diploma, and transcript.
Cost per BIU earned postgraduate credit: 130 Euros (170 US$)
Cost per transferred credit from previous education and/or professional experience if required: 20 Euros (25 US$)
45 ... 72 Academic credits
Tuition Fee :Min. 5.850 Euros (7.650 US$) ... Max. 9.360 Euros (12.240 US$).
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Payment plans are available upon request up to 36 monthly installments. More info...
Doctor Ph.D. Degree
Educational Technology via distance learning
45 ... 72 Academic credits required for this distance learning degree program.
+ 30 Academic credits - Educational Technology Online
+ Other additional subjects
+ 18 Academic credits - Research methodology and final project or thesis.
+ 30 Academic credits: Educational Technology Online
BIU Earned Credits
Credits earned through the completion of academic work at Bircham International University (Reports, Projects and Thesis).
1 BIU Earned Credit = 1 USA Semester Credit (15 hours of learning) = 2 ECTS Credits (30 hours of study).
Courses list (each subject accounts for 3 academic credits):
You may study any subject as an independent online continuing education course. More info...
Postgraduate level continuing education course.
Previous knowledge in this field of study is required.
601EDT - Computer Technology
602EDT - Internet Technology
603EDT - Information Technology
604EDT - Technological Science
605EDT - Classroom Technology
606EDT - Design of Learning Systems
607EDT - Software & Hardware Management
608EDT - Disabilities & Assistive Technology
609EDT - Educational Technology
610EDT - Applied Educational Technologies
Bibliography: Educational Technology via distance learning
The corresponding textbooks are included in the fees. Once the fee has been paid, the books may take between two to five weeks to reach your address. Bircham International University offices may inform you at any time of the status of your books. If the book is in English, the required report must be written in English unless you have requested to write it in other language and have gained Bircham International University authorization. More info...
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+ Additional courses may be selected from other modules in the Faculty of Arts & Humanities from Bircham International University if required. This selection must be approved by the Distance Learning University Education Board. For example: Library & Data Management.
Research work resources and network - Doctor - Educational Technology:
AACE - Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education
AAETM - Association for Audiovisual & Education Technology Management
ABT - Associação Brasileira de Tecnologia Educacional
AECT - Association for Educational Communications and Technology
AIESAD - Asociación Ibero-Americana de Educación Superior a Distancia
AMITE - Asociación Mexicana para la Innovación en Tecnología Educativa
ATIEF - Association des Technologies de l'Information pour l'Education et la Formation
AUPTIC - Association pour l'Utilisation Pédagogique des Technologies de l'Information et de la Communication
EDUCAUSE - Higher Education Through Information Technology
EDUTEC - Asociación para el desarrollo de la Tecnología Educativa
IAED - International Artificial Intelligence in Education Society
ISTE - International Society for Technology in Education
ITC - Instructional Technology Council
SETDA - State Educational Technology Directors Association
Joining the proper association is the best way to become an updated professional. Bircham International University graduates may join many professional associations. Membership requirements for each association may vary depending on the degree program, specialization and graduate resume en each occasion. BIU can not guarantee membership in all instances. BIU does not intermediate in these procedures. Bircham International University provides a list of available memberships and professional references from each faculty where some BIU graduates may belong. Contact directly the ones you select. More info...
+ 18 Academic credits (Research methodology and final project or thesis. More info...).
Admission requirements: Doctor - Educational Technology
Bircham International University distance learning degree admission requirements differ depending upon the Faculty and the major of study. There is no discrimination with respect to race, color, sex, beliefs and/or religion. A minimum of 30% of the total number of credits required by any adult degree program syllabus has to be transferred from previous education and/or validated from professional experience in order to gain admission. A maximum of 20% of the total number of credits required by the distance learning degree program can be transferred from professional and life experience. More info...
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Learning outcomes: Doctor - Educational Technology
The following learning outcomes are compatible with the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) for lifelong learning and continuing education. The EQF directives facilitate acceptance of this course credits by many higher education institution. These learning outcomes are achieved after completion of this course with a passing grade. Better grades will demonstrate higher analysis, evaluation and critical thinking skills. More info...
EQF LEVEL 6. Advanced knowledge and critical understanding.
Outcome resulting from course content assessment and its applicability to problem solving.
The student's ability to combine the different parts of the text and to form a new coherent and harmonic final report will determine the critical understanding of the subject and an advanced knowledge of Educational Technology. The student written report style, content, and structure play an important role in the assessment and applicability of the knowledge about Educational Technology to different Arts & Humanities decision making scenarios and problem-solving. More info...
EQF LEVEL 7. Advanced knowledge and critical thinking.
Outcome resulting from written critical thinking and its applicability to problem solving.
The student will contrast and evaluate the learned material with his/her own knowledge and experience to express an opinion about Educational Technology, to consider the practical application of the key concepts, and to argue the conclusions along the written report. Personal judgments and opinion should be based on sound criteria and must be clearly discussed. More info...
Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Arts & Humanities
Educational Technology Online
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Doctor Ph.D. Degree - Educational Technology