Instructional Design

7 years Certificate


The Instructional Design certificate program is designed to meet the needs of those who wish to pursue a career as instructional designers, educational consultants & training providers. The Instructional Design program is for students interested in the theory, practice, and design of instructional content for many modes of delivery. This program will provide the theoretical and practical foundations for the development and design of instruction and training applicable to the higher education industry, corporate training delivery, or hosting subject specific workshops.

Note: Students have up to 7 years to complete all requirements.

You may enroll in a Continuing Education course at Canadore College if you are 19 years of age or older or if you have earned an Ontario Secondary School Diploma/Ontario Secondary School Graduation Diploma or equivalent.

ISD100 Instructional Design Principles

ISD105 Digital Pedagogy

ISD110 Course Design for Hybrid Delivery

ISD115 Alignment and Assessment Strategies

ISD120 Quality Assurance and Course Evaluation

ISD125 Project Management for Course Development

ISD130 Collaborative Frameworks: Working with Subject Matter Experts

ISD135 Special Topics in Course Design

Most college level courses require textbooks; textbooks are not included in the course fees. It is the student’s responsibility to purchase any required textbooks.

Textbooks are available at the Campus Shop for in class, Contact North, and iLearn/D2L courses. The Campus Shop does not carry most OntarioLearn textbooks. OntarioLearn textbooks can be purchased at

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.