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Graduate Catalog 2019-2020

Instructional Design and Technology M.S. with Industrial/Organizational Psychology Specialization

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The Industrial/Organizational Psychology (I/O PSYC) specialization track in Instructional Design and Technology will offer candidates an opportunity to gain skills and knowledge related to the field of I/O PSYC.  

Check prerequisites before enrolling in any courses.

Degree Requirements

Professional Education Core (6 hours)
Select two after meeting with adviser
EDUC 6032 Applied Statistics
Credit Hours: 3
EDUC 6033 Research Design and Analysis
Credit Hours: 3
INST 6031 Applications of Technology
Credit Hours: 3
SILC 6030 Foundations of Multicultural Education
Credit Hours: 3
SILC 5035 Interpersonal Interactions in Diverse Settings
Credit Hours: 3

Additional Information

Cannot select both SILC 6030 and SILC 5035.
Instructional Technology Core (15 hours)
INST 5130 Learning Theory and Instruction
Credit Hours: 3
INST 5131 Trends and Issues in Instructional Design and Technology
Credit Hours: 3
INST 5233 Performance Technology
Credit Hours: 3
INST 5333 Systematic Design of Technology-Based Instruction
Credit Hours: 3
INST 5433 Project Management for Instructional Projects
Credit Hours: 3

Human Resource Management Specialization (9 hours)

Human Resource Management Specialization Courses
Three of the following
PSYC 5332 Organizational Psychology
Credit Hours: 3
PSYC 5333 Leadership in Organizations
Credit Hours: 3
PSYC 5334 Change and Organizational Development
Credit Hours: 3
PSYC 5339 Training and Development
Credit Hours: 3
PSYC 6538 Performance Appraisal and Feedback
Credit Hours: 3

Master's Degree Options (6 hours):

Option 1
Minimum of two semesters required for a maximum of six hours, with continuous registration until
completion.
EDUC 6939 Master's Thesis Research
Credit Hours: 3
Option 2
Minimum of two semesters required for a maximum of six hours, with continuous registration until
completion.
EDUC 6839 Master's Project Research
Credit Hours: 3
Option 3
INST elective course
INST 6739 Instructional Technology Practicum
Credit Hours: 3

Additional Information

  • Practicum requires a minimum of 6 INST courses and the recommendation of the faculty adviser.
  • All placement sites must have an approved UHCL Agreement of Affiliation on record with the Center for the Professional Development of Teachers office prior to beginning the practicum.
Option 4
Six hours from two INST electives courses
EDUC 6909 Master's Comprehensive Examination
Credit Hours: 0

Additional Information

 For additional information regarding these plans, please contact a faculty adviser.