Courses & Units

Technology Enhanced Learning and Teaching ELT506

Introduction

This unit is designed to provide you with both theoretical knowledge and practical skills in the design and delivery of technology-enhanced learning and teaching.

You will explore current and emerging technologies used in teaching, and critically evaluate their pedagogical affordances. There will be a focus on designing learning activities and assessments that are enhanced by the utilisation of online technologies. The unit will examine quality guidelines for online learning in higher education and consider approaches to enacting them in your own practice. During the unit you will build a digital portfolio of work that demonstrates your understanding of and ability to deliver technology enhanced learning and teaching.

The intended learning outcomes are that on completion of this unit, you will be able to:

1.           Select technologies appropriate for your teaching context(s), and justify their use.

2.           Design learning activities and assessments that utilise online technologies to enhance student learning and experiences.

3.         Critically reflect on your role as a teacher in online environments.

Summary

Unit name Technology Enhanced Learning and Teaching
Unit code ELT506
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Education
Discipline School of Education
Coordinator

Dr Steve Drew

Teaching staff

Beale van der Veer

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 070111

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Requisites

Prerequisites

ELT501 or CAM502

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Asynchronous: 8-10 hours of learning activities every week. These are a combination of activities that are completed individually and those that are collaborative or co-operative.Synchronous: 1 hour online seminar (web-conference) each week nte2�Y��

Assessment

Reflective portfolio (60%), Technology Compare and Contrast (10%), Learning Activity or Assessment Design (30%)

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Textbooks

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