Technologies: Digital Solutions
Undergraduate | CUR-EDC470 | 2024
Look at digital solutions when it comes to education. Learn to craft and use digital solutions for contemporary issues. Gain confidence in assessing digital tools being used in everyday situations, and their suitability.
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- 17 Nov 2024
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- No prior study
- 13 weeks
- Start dates
- 25 Nov 2024
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Technologies: Digital Solutions
About this subject
At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- evaluate the suitability of digital tools to solve problems
- examine and Identify components of digital tools and technology platforms that contribute to learning
- prepare digital solutions implementation plans that are comprehensive and focused on pedagogy
- create solutions to complex problems using a wide range of suitable digital tools.
- Historical perspectives
- Developing a digital pedagogy
- Setting yourself up for success
- Solutions that support collaboration
- Solutions that support communication
- Solutions that support Critical Thinking
- Solutions that support creativity
- Learning analytics in the classroom
- Assessment solutions
- Developing a strategic approach to technology evaluation
- Cultivating a personal learning network(PLN)
- Future-proofing your digital pedagogy
This subject is one of three subjects in the Technologies Options group. Completing all three will provide a specialisation in Technologies. It is designed to provide students with a framework for developing and implementing digital solutions to contemporary issues in education. It has a pedagogical grounding that looks specifically at learning rather than the technological tools and platforms themselves. It is designed to give students the critical literacies required to assess the merit of such tools, use them to design and build robust solutions to everyday problems and evaluate their suitability for the chosen task. Students will be able to take the lessons learned in this unit and apply them across a range of learning landscapes.
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- Evaluation Checklist and Reflection (40%)
- Implementation Plan (60%)
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