This unit of study is a compulsory component of the Master of Teaching (Secondary) program. It builds on students' knowledge and skills gained from addressing information and communication technologies (ICT) in their curriculum subject areas. The unit of study focuses on multimedia learning theory, learning from and with multimedia and TPACK as its underlying conceptual frameworks. Students will be provided with an overview of the principles of designing multimedia resources to enhance the teaching/learning process. By being immersed in using digital tools and applications in practical strategies such as learn-technology-by-design, as part of development of projects such as in-class activities, workshops and tutorials, the unit of study provides students with hands-on experiences in designing, developing and producing meaningful teaching and learning resources relevant to their curriculum subjects.
1x2hr lecture for 1 week, 1 x 2hr tutorial for 5 weeks
1x500wd evalution of multimedia resources (20%), 1x2000wd development of web-based resources (80%)
48 credit points including EDMT5681 and EDMT5502