The certificate for the special endorsement in computer education provides interested licensed teachers the opportunity to fulfill requirements to apply for the endorsement for the position of Technology Facilitator. Applicants to the certificate program must currently have a NC teaching license and meet graduate school standards for admission. Students with an advanced teaching license or MLS may add-on 077 licensure by completing the EDTC 6992 internship seminar (Technology Specialists as Teacher Leaders in K-12 School Systems) in addition to requirements for the 18079 Special Endorsement.
The certificate program requires 18 s.h. of graduate-level course work in educational technology. Required courses include EDTC 6010, 6020, 6035 (or 6037), 6070, 6139, and 6149.
|EDTC 6010||Introduction to Instructional Technology(3)||Fall, Spring, Summer|
|EDTC 6020||Principles of Instructional Design (3)||Fall, Spring, Summer|
Integrating Technology into the English/Language Arts, Social Studies, and Information Skills Curriculum (3)
Integrating Technology into the Math, Science, and Healthful Living Curriculums (3)
6037 offered Spring
|EDTC 6070||Digital Literacy for 21st Century Classrooms (3)||Fall, Summer
|EDTC 6139||Selection and Integration of Multimedia for PreK-12 (3)||Spring, Summer
|EDTC 6149||Planning and Administration of School Technology Programs (3)||Fall, Spring|
Note: Any student who does not take classes during a regular semester (fall/spring) must reapply to the Graduate school in order to reactivate his/her status as a graduate student and access to his/her ECU email account.Other graduate programs are available in many disciplines.