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Assignment #2 - Instructional Systems Design, Learning Management Systems, Instructional Theory and Methods

Due Date: February 20

Value: 15 points total

Submission:

  • Post to the following forums containing the written part of the assignment by the due date.

  • Part 1 - Instructional Systems Design (3 points)
    • Post a message to the assignment forum that explains and defines what is Instructional Systems Design.
      • Be sure to answer
        • What is it?
        • Why do it?
        • What is the expected outcome of the process?
        • Have you experienced the Instructional Design process?
      • When referencing materials be sure to cite the references (APA format).
    • Reply to at least two postings in a meaningful manner
  • Part 2 - Learning Management Systems (4 points)
    • Post a message to the assignment forum that explains and defines what is a Learning Management System (LMS).
      • Be sure to answer
        • What is it?
        • What does it do?
        • Why do it?
        • What is the expected outcome of the process?
        • List the types of LMSs you have used.
        • What is your experience with a LMS.
      • When referencing materials be sure to cite the references (APA format).
    • Reply to at least two postings in a meaningful manner
  • Part 3 - Approaches to online teaching and learning (4 points)
    • Post a message to the assignment forum on your research related to approaches and practices concerning online teaching and learning. See initial sources provided on the schedule.
      • Be sure to answer
        • are there best practices?
        • are there approaches that work better than others?
        • what do you think works for you as an approach in an online learning situation?
      • When referencing materials be sure to cite the references (APA format).
    • Reply to at least two postings in a meaningful manner.
  • Part 4 - Instructional Theory and Methods (4 points)
    • Post a message to the assignment forum on your research related to Instructional Theory. See initial sources provided on the schedule.
      • Be sure to answer
        • What is instruction?
        • What are some common theories about instruction?
        • How do you think instructional theory impacts online instructional delivery?
      • When referencing materials be sure to cite the references (APA format).
    • Reply to at least two postings in a meaningful manner.