Teaching the Digital Generation
|Course code EDUC6240||Units 10||Level 6000||Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Education|
To provide students with the opportunity to explore ways in which ICT can be transformative in terms of student learning Students will also be given the opportunity to develop skills in the project based implementations of ICT technology.
Available in 2014
|Objectives||This course provides students with the opportunity to:|
1. gain an understanding of project based learning in relation to ICT;
2. broad overview of the use of specific ICT applications;
3. understand the ICT needs of students in modern educational contexts; and
4. develop meaningful learning experiences which utilize ICT in effective ways.
|Content||The following list indicates indicative course content:|
Investigating and Experimenting Technologies; Constructing a technologically mediated learning environment; Educational use of laptops in 1:1 classroom environment; Project and Inquiry Based Learning; Instructional strategies & ICT; ICT-Focused Project; Laptops; Robotics; Digital Natives and the Knowledge Economy; Hacking Cultures; Gaming Cultures; Digital Divide; Learning in New Times; Net generation.
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : IT Based|
Distance Learning : Paper Based
|Teaching Methods||Self Directed Learning|
|Contact Hours||Integrated Learning: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
|Timetables||2014 Course Timetables for EDUC6240|