Instructional Design & Technology

  • consulting with faculty to discuss and plan effective teaching & learning practices
  • consulting with faculty to discuss and recommend instructional technologies to enhance instruction
  • supporting JWU’s teaching & learning systems (e.g., ulearn) and training faculty on the effective use of these systems
  • evaluating current course design of face-to-face and hybrid courses and making recommendations to enhance the efficacy and effectiveness of course implementation
  • offering faculty development courses, workshops, and other professional development activities that explore emerging technologies and pedagogical best practices to meet instructional goals
  • solving instructional problems by applying evidence-based research on innovative teaching and learning practices that support interactive, student-centered learning
  • providing tools, skills and support to empower self-directedness of faculty pertaining to instructional technologies
  • fostering communication and collaboration within the JWU community through the sharing of our knowledge of teaching, learning and technology

Our Mission

Johnson & Wales University’s Instructional Design and Technology (IDT) department contributes to student academic achievement by supporting faculty in improving teaching & learning processes and integrating effective instructional technologies in face-to-face and hybrid courses.

Instructional Design & Technology

PVD | CLT
401-598-2389
idt@jwu.edu