Instructional Technology and Training, BS

University Libraries and Learning Sciences

Program Description:

Students majoring in Technology & Training will complete a minimum of 49 semester hours of University Core Requirements with a grade of 'C' or better, 21 semester hours of Management/ Communication Skills, 30 semester hours of Technical Core and 30 semester hours of OI&LS undergraduate courses. (For any possible substitutions on the program of studies as stated below, please consult with the Undergraduate Program Advisor for approval.)
  1. University Core Requirements: (49 hours minimum)

    1. Writing & Speaking (12 hours) Grade Credit

      • C & J (any)

      • Eng 101

      • Eng 102

      • Eng 219

    2. Mathematics (6 hours Math 121 & above)

    3. Physical and Natural Science (7 hours minimum with lab)

    4. Social and Behavioral Science (9 hours minimum)

      • Econ 105 or 106

      • Soc 101

      • Psych 105

    5. Humanities (6 hours minimum)

      Select two courses from among the following:

      • American Studies 186

      • Comparative Literature & Cultural Studies 223, 224

      • English 150, 292, 293

      • Foreign Languages (M. Lang) 101

      • History 101, 102, 161, 162

      • Philosophy 101, 201, 202

      • Religious Studies 107

    6. Second Language (3 hours minimum)

    7. Fine Arts (3 hours minimum)

    8. Practical Arts (3 hours minimum)

    9. Arts & Sciences Electives

  2. Management/Communication Skills (21 semester hours)

    1. Management

      • Mgt 113. Management: An Introduction

      • Mgt 306, Org. Behavior & Diversity

      • Mgt 307, Organizational Innovation

      • Mgt 362, Leadership Development

    2. Communications 

      Select C & J 325 and 2 additional courses from the following:

      • C & J 314, Intercultural Comm. (Required)

      • C & J 321, Interpersonal Comm. Analysis

      • C & J 323, Nonverbal Communication

      • C & J 327, Persuasive Communication

      • C & J 344, Interviewing

      • C & J 425, Theories Small Group Comm.

      • C & J 441, Advanced Organizational Comm.

      • C & J 442, Organizational Analysis & Training

      • C & J 453, Current Dev. In Organl. Comm.

  3. Technical Concentration (30 hours)

  4. Technology & Training Major (30 hours)

    1. Theoretical Foundations (6 hours)

      • OLIT/OILS 481, Technological Change & Society

      • OLIT/OILS 466, Principles of Adult Learning

    2. Instructional Technology (9 hours)

      • OLIT/OILS 420, Creativity & Technical Design

      • OLIT/OILS 421, Production. & Utilization Of Instructional Materials

      • OLIT/OILS 483, Instructional Applications: Computer Technology

    3. Training (15 hours)

      • OLIT/OILS 470, Workplace Training

      • OLIT/OILS 471, Designing Training

      • OLIT/OILS 472, Training Techniques

      • OLIT/OILS 473, Measuring Performance In Training

      • OLIT/OILS 495, Field Experience



Contact Information:

Linda Wood: Program Coordinator
(505) 277-4131
woodl@unm.edu