IDN*526 - Cognitive Science and Educational Design

(3 cr.) This course covers theoretical approaches to learning, discussion of learning processes, current research in mind and brain, and theories of multimedia learning. Focus is on the application of theory to guide design decisions. Readings include empirical studies as well as theoretical material to help students become comfortable with the task of reading, interpreting and applying empirical research. The final project for the course is a design document and proof of concept for an instructional media resource. Every Year, Fall

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