4-Credit Online Course on Basic Instructional Design

About the Course:

Department of Educational Technology (DET) is proudly announcing its ‘4-Credit Online Course on Basic Instructional Design’.

It is observed that the process of learning in the twenty-first century is gearing toward online and blended learning. Many Universities and Educational Organizations are offering online courses and programs. This has led to the need for Instructional Designers, who will plan online instruction in the most interesting and engaging way.

Our experience in this field has prompted us to once again offer this ‘4-Credit Online Course on Basic Instructional Design’. The planned course is a stand-alone course that aims at providing an overview of instructional designing and skills of preparing an Instructional Design.

The course aims at strengthening the skills of Instructional Designing of those who are already working as Instructional Designers, and at preparing others to enter into the e-learning industries as Instructional Designer. There is a very heavy demand for Instructional designers not only in India but worldwide.


  • Graduate from a recognized University from any discipline.
  • Diploma holder (minimum 3-year Diploma after XII) with at least 1 year work-experience in eLearning/educational organization as Instructional Designer/Content Writer/Graphic Designer/Technical writer, etc.


INR 15000 (Individual residents of India)

Mode of payment:

Course fees of Rs. 15000/- is to be paid either through RTGS or online payment to Department of Educational Technology, SNDT Women’s University.

The details of the payment modality will be intimated in the admission confirmation mail.


Credits: 4
Duration: 8 weeks
Total Hours: 60-hour learning (Synchronous and Asynchronous) and 60-hour assignments
Starting Date: August 05, 2023
End Date: Sept 23, 2023

Instructional Mode:

  • Synchronous Sessions: (GMeet)
    Saturday 7 to 8:30 PM
    Sunday 2:30 to 5:00 PM
    (4 hours a week for 8 weeks: 32 hours. These may be flexible as per the requirement of the module)
  • Asynchronous learning: (Moodle LMS of SNDTWU and other ICT tools)
    Friday to Sunday: At least 3 hours per week (Total 28 hours)
  • Individual Assignments:
    (Submissions on Moodle LMS)
    Weekly Assignment Deadlines: Next weekends
    Monday to Saturday: 10 hours per week (Flexible as per individual availability and preference)
    (Academic and Technical Support over WhatsApp group will be available)

Important Dates

Deadline for submission of Application form: July 17, 2023
Intimation about confirmation or rejection of admission by eMail: July 20, 2023
Payment of Fees: August 05, 2023 before 2 PM
Commencement of the course: August 05, 2023 7 PM

(The Department reserves all rights related to selection of participants.)

Week-wise Schedule:

Week Modules
1 Introduction to ‘Instructional System Design’
2 Analysis stage
3 Analysis stage (continued)
4 Design stage
5 Development stage
6 Implementation stage
7 Evaluation strategies
8 Presentations of ID Documents

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Application Form link : https://forms.gle/8u7LDM1ZMKyrxZVP9