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Advanced Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design

The online Advanced Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design program at Southern Polytechnic State University consists of 18 credit hours (6 courses).

Required Courses

You'll take these 5 required courses (visit Elective Courses for available descriptions and learning outcomes):

  • IDC6035—Information Graphics
  • IDC6135—Website Design
  • IDC6140—Instructional Systems Design
  • IDC6145—Performance Technology
  • IDC6155—Online Instructional Development

Elective Courses

You'll select your remaining 1 class (3 credit hours) from

You must complete all of your courses with a grade of "B" or better to pass.

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Looking instead for a quick intro to technical communication?

SPSU’s Continuing Education Center offers short courses that provide hands-on, practical skill training in the fundamentals of technical communication, including technical writing, project management, Web design, and instructional design.

These non-credit courses cover the basics in only a few sessions and are a cost-effective way to learn if technical communication is the right career for you!

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