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.

Program Requirements
Educational Media Minor Course List and Course Descriptions (18 credits total):
  • GPYSCH 160 LIFE SPAN HUMAN DEVELOPMENT (3 credits)
  • LTLE 150 INFORMATION IN A CONTEMPORARY SOCIETY (3 credits)
  • LTLE 370 INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY (3 credits)
  • LTLE 372 VISUAL LITERACY (3 credits)
  • LTLE 374 PHOTOGRAPHY FOR LEARNING (1 credit)
  • LLTLE 376 VIDEO FOR LEARNING (1 credit)
  • LTLE 378 WEB DESIGN FOR LEARNING (1 credit)
  • LTLE 385 FOUNDATIONS OF INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN (3 credits)

The minor requires a minimum of 18 credit hours selected in consultation with an advisor for this program.

Announcements
Have Questions? Contact:

Dr. Rich Ingram

Dr. Rich Ingram
Program Coordinator
ingramre@jmu.edu

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