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Forbes School of Business & Technology Marketing Course Awarded Honorable Mention from International E-Learning Association
Award in E-Learning category is the second award the course has received

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Forbes School of Business & Technology at Ashford University Business 330 course, Principles of Marketing, has been awarded honorable mention in the E-Learning category, Academic Division, at the 2017 International E-Learning Association (IELA).

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Designed by Dr. Avisha Sadeghinejad, Program Chair and Assistant Professor, and Dr. Paula Zobisch, Associate Professor, of the Forbes School of Business & Technology, along with Mike Pennella, Learning Experience Designer, and Suzi Mazzenga, Technical Instructional Designer, both of iDesignEdu, the course employs the latest technology with real-world applications to provide students with an interactive and engaging classroom experience.

This is the second award the course has received; last year it won the 2016 Association for Distance Education and Independent Learning (ADEIL) College Level Course Award.

"To be recognized for academic excellence and digital efficacy by two separate and highly regarded associations showcases the exceptional quality of the Principles of Marketing course and is a part of our commitment to providing quality educational offerings across all courses at the Forbes School of Business & Technology at Ashford University," says Bob Daugherty, Executive Dean of the Forbes School of Business & Technology. "We are honored to have received this recognition."

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