Instructional design, instructional design theory, design layer, architectural theory of instructional design, control layer
Validation of an architectural theory of instructional design layering is accomplished for one of the proposed layers by verifying the theory’s claim that for every layer there exists a body of design theory from outside the field of instructional design that is capable of informing design within that layer.
Original Publication Citation
Gibbons, A. S. & Langton, M. B. (2016). Application of layer theory to design: The control layer. Journal of computing in higher education, 28(2), 97-135.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Gibbons, Andrew S. III and Langton, Matt, "The Application of Layer Theory to Design: The Control Layer" (2016). All Faculty Publications. 2968.
David O. McKay School of Education
Instructional Psychology and Technology
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