of designing, developing, and delivering instructional materials.
The terms instructional design, instructional technology, educational technology, curriculum design, and instructional systems design are often used interchangeably. Instructional Design as a discipline seeks to organize and manage the process of building curricula and learning activities as well as measuring its outcomes.
The Office of Academic Technology has two Instructional Designers on staff, Andrew Esposito and Robert McCunney. The Philadelphia College of Pharmacy has an Instructional Technologist, Amy McLaughlin.
There are various instructional design models but the majority are based on the ADDIE model which includes Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation phases.
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