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Educational technology

Introduction:

Scholars believe that all phenomena in the universe are interconnected and each of them can explain the emergence of the other. In this regards, interdisciplinary studies are of special importance to higher education. Educational technology is one of the interdisciplinary fields involving various disciplines such as: Cognitive and Meta-Cognitive Scienes, Information Communication Technology, Educational Sciences,  Evaluation and Assessment, Educational planning , curriculum planning and etc.

In Educational technology, Knowledge would be converted into hard and soft technology in order to facilitate knowledge transfer and learning in medical sciences. The establishment of this major can help us to have a progressive approach to innovative technology. The curriculum of the program was approved by Deputy Ministry of education; and the curriculum development committee welcome experts' opinion in order to promote the program.

 

Table 1: Elective courses

Course  Code

Course

credit

hours

Prerequisite

 

Total

theoretical

Practical

theoretical

Practical

Sum

18

Introduction to computer programming

2

1

1

17

34

51

-

19

Electronic content development

2

1

1

17

34

51

-

20

Group dynamics

2

2

-

34

-

34

-

21

Communication Skills

2

1/5

0/5

26

17

43

-

Total

8

 

 

 

Table 2: Course Program

Course  Code

Course

Credit

Hours

Prerequisite

 

Total

Theoretical

Practical

Internship

Theoretical

Practical

Internship

Sum

06

Educational Technology

3

2

1

-

34

34

-

68

-

07

Futures in Educational Technology

1

1

-

-

17

-

-

17

-

08

Fundamentals of instructional Design

2

1

1

-

17

34

-

51

06

09

Fundamentals of Technology enhanced  Learning and Cognition

3

2

1

-

34

34

-

68

03 و 06

10

Key Infrastructure and practices  in  Medical Education 

2

1

1

-

17

34

-

51

06 و 08

11

Statistics and Research Methods for Educational Technologist in Medical sciences

3

2

1

-

34

34

-

68

-

12

The Principles and practice of Media design

3

1/5

1/5

-

26

51

-

77

-

13

English Language

2

2

-

-

34

-

-

34

-

14

Leadership and Management in Educational Technology

2

1

1

-

17

34

-

51

06

15

Principles of  Simulation

2

1/5

0/5

-

26

17

-

43

06

16

Information Communication Technology in Medical education

2

1

1

-

17

34

-

51

09

17

Dissertation

4

Total

29

 

All interested applicants are welcome to apply to TUMS by completing and submitting TUMS online application form in which they need to specify their school, level, and major of interest.

 

Members of department of Educational technology: 

·       Mitra zilfaghari, PhD,Head of Department of E- Learning in Medical education,Assistant Professor of Medical Education,zolfaghm@tums.ac.ir

·        Aeen Mohammadi, MD, MPH, PhD,Deputy Dean for Research,deputy dean for virtualization of face to face program ,Assistant Professor of Medical Education,a_ mohammadi@tums.ac.ir

·       Rita Mojtahedzadeh, MD, MPH, PhD,Deputy Dean for Education,Assistant Professor of E-Learning,r_mojtahedzadeh@tums.ac.ir

·       Mitra Gharib,PhD,Office Manager of Education Development,Lecturer,gharib@tums.ac.ir

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