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Course Details

Course Code: EDUC650 Course ID: 2813 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course explores how technology may be used as a tool in the 21st Century classroom to facilitate changes in the ways teachers teach and students learn, and ultimately to stimulate positive changes in education. It also examines how educators can increase their own productivity by using technology for communication and collaboration among colleagues, staff, parents, students, and the larger community. Candidates will examine the benefits and possible drawbacks of technology use in their classrooms and learn how to integrate technology effectively into their teaching as a means to promote student learning. Candidates will discover how technology can be an engaging and effective tool in the classroom. Candidates will also have the opportunity to learn how to incorporate the latest technology and software into the curriculum to support learning. This course addresses the standards developed by the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE). It also incorporates 21st Century Learning Skills. The importance of ICT (information and communication technologies) literacy is emphasized.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
01/25/21 - 07/02/21 07/05/21 - 10/24/21 Summer 2021 Session A 16 Week session
04/26/21 - 10/01/21 10/04/21 - 01/23/22 Fall 2021 Session A 16 Week session

Current Syllabi

Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Book Title:Teaching and Learning with Technology, 6th Edition
Publication Info:Pearson
Author:Judy Lever-Duffy, Jean McDonald
Unit Cost:$59.99
Electronic ISBN:9780134521862
Electronic Unit Cost:$54.99
Book Title:Teaching for Understanding With Technology - e-book available in the APUS Online Library
Publication Info:Jossey-Bass, Inc.
Author:Wiske, Martha Stone / Breit, Lisa
Unit Cost:$27.00

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.