IGNOU MA Distance Education Admission 2018
The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) offers admission to its Master of Arts in Distance Education (MADE) programme in both January and July academic cycles. The discipline comes under the IGNOU Division known as Staff Training & Research Institute of Distance Edcuation (STRIDE) and has been developed by the School of Education (SOE). Students can apply for IGNOU MA Distance Education admission online at university official website.
The main objective behind the inclusion of this programme in the studies is to fulfill the need of human resource in various specialised areas of Distance Education. The university offers the Master’s Degree in Distance Education(MADE) to the students from all over the country and abroad.
Those students who initially join this programme to get degree in two years may leave it after completing 5 courses (30 credits) of the 1st year. They may get an exit with the Post Graduate Diploma in Distance Education (PGDDE) if they desire.
To know more about the MA(Distance Education) discipline, please visit the official websit at www.ignou.ac.in
IGNOU MA Distance Education (MADE) Programme Details
The more details about the Master of Arts in Distance Education (MADE) programme are mentioned below :
Medium of Instruction
The candidate seeking admission to this programme should be Graduate in any discipline.
Also, the candidates who have earlier completed the DDE/ PGDDE can have lateral entry for second year of M.A. (Distance Education) and they will get the master degree after completion of it.
The students need to pay Rs. 10,800/- for complete programme which has to be paid year wise @Rs. 5,400/- per year.
Duration of Programme
The minimum duration provided by university to complete the master degree is 2 years and maximum duration is 6 years. If not completed on time, the students has to take re-admission and submit the fees again.
IGNOU MA Distance Education Syllabus
It is a two year programme having total number of credits equal to 60. The learner need to complete 60 credits to obtain the master degree. On completion of first year courses the students will be awarded with Post Graduate Diploma in Distance Education (PGDDE) will be awarded.
The detail about the Course Code and Course Names are mentioned below :
IGNOU MADE First Year Courses
|MDE 411||Growth and Philosophy of Distance Education||6|
|MDE 412||Instructional Design||6|
|MDE 413||Learner Support Systems and Services||6|
|MDE 414||Management of Distance Education||6|
|MDE 418||Educational Communication Technologies||6|
IGNOU MADE Second Year Courses
|MDE 415||Research Methods for Distance Education||6|
|MDE 416||Curriculum Development in Distance Education||6|
|MDE 417||Distance Education: Economic Perspective||6|
|MDE 419||Staff Training and Development in Distance Education||6|
|MDE 420||Project Work||6|