Minors Snapshot - Educational Media
The minor is a part of the Department of Learning, Technology and Leadership Education, a program within the College of Education.
The educational media minor prepares students for employment in education, business, communications, non-profit, and consulting fields where the effective design of information, instruction, and media are important. Students who minor in educational media will develop psychological and technological skills intended to enhance the major program of study and prepare for the workplace. Students who successfully complete the minor will possess skills appropriate for teaching, training, designing instruction, and developing related multimedia. Underlying theories and concepts integrated into the coursework include but are not limited to the diffusion of information, learning theory, message design, group dynamics, and materials evaluation.
The educational media minor requires a minimum of 18 credit hours selected in consultation with an adviser for this program.
Offering Academic Unit: Department of Learning, Technology and Leadership Education
Academic Unit Website: http://www.jmu.edu/coe/ltle/
Undergraduate Catalog Website: http://www.jmu.edu/catalog/15/academic-units/ltle.shtml#MEDIAMINOR