Course requirements

The learning technology minor requires a minimum of 16 credits, including at least 6 credits taken at Iowa State University in courses numbered 300 or above. Nine credits of courses listed for this minor cannot be used to meet any other college or university requirement. Some students may need to take an additional credit of 280B for this requirement. The same courses may not be applied to two different minors.

Required courses for the learning technology minor:

C I 201: Digital Learning in the PK-6 Classroom OR C I 202: Digital Learning in the 7-12 Classroom

C I 280B: Field Experience in Digital Learning

C I 302: Principles and Practices of Digital Learning

C I 407: Principles and Practices of Flexible and Distance Education

C I 454: Emerging Topics in Digital Learning 

In addition to the above required courses, students must select one of the following courses: 

COM S 107: Applied Computer Programming

COM S 207: Programming I

C I 370X: Toying with Technology

Note: CI 280B requires at least two-hour blocks of time (per 1 hour of credit) in a student’s schedule, as field experiences are offered in area educational settings.

A full description of the courses can be found in the Iowa State course catalog.