ICT in Education

Course Code :6315OIWICT
Study domain:Instructional and educational
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:18
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Jozef Colpaert
Filip Moons

3. Course contents *

The students get acquainted with a set of technologies such as interactive learning programs, interactive whiteboards, student response systems, tools for collaborative writing, wikis, spreadsheets, relational databases, electronic learning environments, serious games, mobile systems, simulators and tests. These technologies will be deonstrated, evaluated and presented as part of individual and group assignments.

The students get acquainted with a typology in order to be able to classify technologies according to their potential affordance in the learning and teaching process.

The students get acquainted with a number of models (Educational Engineering, TPack ...) in order to determine the added valua, role and shape of required technologies in function of concrete learning situations.

The students  as group assignment will have to discuss a current theme, and as individual assignment the application of the theme to their own specialisation. This year's themes are:

Collaborative writing
-          Interactive exercises and tests
-          Construction Tools
-           Presentation tools
-           Student Response Systems
-          Social Tools and Networks
-          Open Educational Resources
-          Virtual Environments
-          The use of mobile devices inside & outside the classroom 

More detailed information will be given in the Study Guide.