Want a better understanding of how to use ICT in an educational environment by Introducing Digital Media to your Classroom and school? Then this is the course for you!
You will develop an ICT Plan, record pupil-centred podcasts, create school and classroom-based videos, and engage with graphics and digital images throughout, leading to a more engaging and effective learning and teaching process.
If you would like to know how to use the features of social media for education to create an effective and engaging learning environment, then this is the course for you.
In this course, you will learn how to add audio, images and links to your social media sites to encourage whole-class participation in your subjects. You will also gain the skills necessary to connect to other schools both locally, nationally and internationally using social media and understand the possibilities of social media in education through learning about best practice examples. You will learn about child safety online.
This course will show you how to easily create an educational online presence. Learn the basic techniques involved in creating an educational blog, including how to use blogger software to create, edit, open and update blogs.
You will learn how to create multimedia content for your blog, including image editing, podcasting and video creation for use in classroom teaching. You will also learn how to foster whole-class participation by using a classroom blog. By the end of the course, you will be able to integrate blog lessons into the classroom for use in everyday teaching and understand the possibilities of blogs through the introduction of inspiring examples.