Education Technologies

The course focuses on the deployment of technology as an educational tool in life long learning contexts that target specific groups including pre-school learners, school learners, adult learners, professionals, and others. To course analysis traditional and emerging learning methodologies including collaborative learning, explorative learning, active learning, mobile learning, problem-based learning, project-based learning, and more. Subsequently the course focuses on how technology, and most importantly information technology, can be combined with emerging pedagogies towards the enhancement of learning processes and experiences in formal, informal, and non-formal learning. Specifically, the course analyses the deployment of technology as a tool that can be integrated into blended learning practices that involve instruction, practical applications that use technology, and other activities in and out of the classroom.