edt731 | Graduate

System Analysis And Design

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Course Description This course follows the phases of planning, needs analysis, design, implementation, and evaluation that are integral to large-scale instructional technology projects. Learners consider technology selection, vendor selection, organizational constraints, maintenance, and enhancements in an effort to address presesnt and future needs. Learners focus on developing systemic solutions that avoid the pitfalls of piecemeal technology adoptions.  

Course Competencies


  • Develop innovative strategies for technology solutions throughout the systems development life cycle (SDLC).
  • Evaluate applications of user-centered design principles within the SDLC.
  • Assess instructional technology project opportunities based on feasibility, cost-effectiveness, and the return on investment for a large-scale enterprise.
  • Synthesize a strategic plan for an instructional technology project.


This graduate-level course is 8 weeks This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 8 weeks

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