ICT FOR EDUCATION

EDU1ICT

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) play an important role in contemporary society and therefore technological literacy is increasingly being seen as an essential part of education. In this subject you learn about the ICT used to support your education at La Trobe University, including online resources, the use of digital portfolios and Learning Management System (LMS). You also learn how ICT provides opportunity for teaching and learning in a school context including teaching approaches, relevant policy and curriculum material, software, hardware, resource development and practical ideas.

SchoolSchool of Education

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJacolyn Weller

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Admitted into EBEL

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjects EDU1LT

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsHowell, J. (2012)RecommendedTeaching with ICT: Digital pedagogies for collaboration and creativityMELBOURNE: OXFORD

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Use ICT competently and confidently to support your needs as a student and a pre-service teacher.

Activities:
Online Classes
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Creative Problem-solving)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

02. Explain the rights and responsibilities of Digital Citizens and recognise that all learners can use ICT as a tool to connect, enhance, engage and create.

Activities:
Online Classes
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Creative Problem-solving)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

03. Demonstrate an understanding of using ICT to support the curriculum and develop ICT based activities and resources that are appropriate to engage children in learning.

Activities:
Online Classes
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Creative Problem-solving)

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