EDUCATION INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY COURSES

EDIT 2310. Technology in the Classroom - application and integration of work tools (office
suite) and other online tools, concepts and design, input strategies, ethical practices, challenge-based learning, efficient use of electronic information, problem-solving and communication using technology applications in the classroom based upon the state and national essentia lknowledge and skill with a focus on creating and developing a professional online portfolio to house artifacts from this course and future courses.

EDIT 4310. Technology Tools for Instruction - train instructors and educators through the effective use of integrated software programs for problem solving and creating innovative and effective instructional tool. Prerequisites:  COSC 2311 or EDIT 2310.

EDIT 4311. Multimedia and Video Technology - use of multimedia and video technology to instruct, solve problems and communicate;  capture and use of digital video to construct innovative applications for instruction and training in various educational settings.  Prerequisite:  COSC 2311 or EDIT 2310.

 

EDIT 4330. Portfolio Development and Technology Integration - develop a professional teaching portfolio for the purpose of communicating their teaching effectiveness and professional accomplishments for use in seeking employment and to enhance the job search and interview process;  examine and analyze the use of the computer in the classroom and its potential for impacting the learning environment;  curriculum development and design.  Integrating the state curriculum and assessment standards will be practiced and artifacts from the practice will be included in the electronic portfolio.  Prerequisite:  COSC 2311 or EDIT 2310.


EDIT 4340. Desktop Publishing and Digital Graphics - skill-building in how to use and teach desktop publishing and digital graphics to instruct, solve problems and communicate. Prerequisite: COSC 2311 or EDIT 2310.

EDIT 5310. Microcomputer Applications - microcomputer utilization in education for management and integration into instruction through advanced use of integrated software packages, graphics, desktop publishing, the Internet, multimedia, and electronic presentations;   included with computer-assisted instruction, computer-managed instruction, and the acquisition of hardware and software.

EDIT 5320. Distance Learning and instruction - skill-building in how to use and teach online or distance learning equipment, techniques and special considerations. Prerequisites: This is an online learning delivery skills course in Internet delivery, video delivery, and online course management software. Critical thinking and problem solving in the development of these skills is an expectation. In addition, access to a high speed Internet connection, webcam and USB head with a microphone are required.

EDIT 5340. Advanced Desktop Publishing and Digital Graphics - advanced skill building in use and teaching desktop and digital graphics to enhance instruction, solve problems, and communicate.

EDIT 5341 Computer Networking and Data Management - skills in establishing a computer network, hardware and software for the computer network and troubleshooting the network. Prerequisite: six hours of computer courses.

EDIT 5342.  Advanced Portfolio Development and Technology Integration - designed for those who are currently in the classroom in a teaching or instructor position;  development of a teaching portfolio in a purposeful, organized, self-reflective collection of evidence used to demonstrate professional growth and achievement of competence in teaching knowledge and skills;  based on the principles of the Interstate New Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium (INTASC);  integration of the National Educational Technology Standards for Teachers (NETS-T) into a series of lesson plans for the classroom.  Prerequisite:  This course is designed for those who are currently in the classroom in a teaching position.


EDIT 5344. Advanced Multimedia and Video Technology - advanced skill-building in how to use and teach multimedia and video technology to instruct, solve problems and communicate based upon the state and national Essential Knowledge and Skills.


EDIT 5345. Web Applications - skill-building in how to use and teach web applications to instruct, solve problems and communicate based upon ISTE NETS-T standards. Prerequisites: This is a computer software skills course in website creation, web applications, web design and multimedia presentation that incorporates critical thinking and problem solving in the development of the skills.