Instructional Design and Technology Certificate

Here are a list of books/materials you will need for those courses that require it:

Fundamental Skills of Instructional Technologists

  • Frazier, M. (2012). The technology coordinator's handbook, 2nd edition. Eugene, OR:  International Society for Technology in Education. ISBN: 978-1-56484-319-7
  • Hall, D. (2008). The technology director’s guide to leadership: The power of great questions.  Eugene, OR: International Society for Technology in Education. ISBN: 978-1-56484-244-2

Multimedia Design and Publication

  • Mayer, R. E. (Ed.) (2014). The Cambridge handbook of multimedia learning (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Practices in Online Instructional Design

  • No book required


  • Spinello, R. A. (2017). Cyberethics: Morality and law in cyberspace (6th ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones and Bartlett Learning. ISBN: 978-1-284-08139-8

Managing Instructional Design Initiatives

  • Gallos, J. V. (Ed.). (2008). Business leadership: A Jossey-Bass reader (2nd ed.). San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass. ISBN: 9780787988197

Leadership for Distance Education

  • Davidson-Shivers, G. V. & Rasmussen, K. L. (2006) Web-based learning: Design, implementation, and evaluation. Prentice Hall. ASIN: B00YDJRULG