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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

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Beginner Level

Approx. 19 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
4 hours to complete

ICT and the 21st Century Primary School

7 videos (Total 52 min), 7 readings
7 videos
Types of Learning and Learning Technologie11m
The 21st Century School Environment19m
Action Plans and Policies for Integrating ICT8m
Creating a Lesson Plan5m
Using and adapting an existing learning design2m
Exporting your design to Word34s
7 readings
Recording & Sharing Yours Ideas
Guidance on Discussion Forums - Week 110m
Learning and Creating with iPads in Kindergarten10m
Definition of Learning Types10m
ICT in Primary Education Analytical survey - Please read this chapter1h
Please Read this Chapter - Vignettes in ICT in Primary Education40m
Please Read - Survey of Schools: ICT in Education40m
Week
2
4 hours to complete

How does ICT make a difference?

7 videos (Total 19 min), 6 readings
7 videos
Dimensions of change within the school4m
School teachers/leaders talking about changes in their schools - Jonathan Bishop1m
School teachers/leaders talking about changes in their schools - Elizabeth Wagner de Huero1m
School teachers/leaders talking about changes in their schools - Susan Skidmore1m
Beyond the school3m
Students' Perspective4m
6 readings
Guidance on Discussion Forums - Week 210m
Major changes1h
Sharing activity: your reaction to leaders' testimonies10m
Guide to discussion prompts about change dimensions5m
National and international initiatives and projects10m
Week 2 - Children's voice activity1h 30m
Week
3
3 hours to complete

Pedagogical changes achievable through ICT

10 videos (Total 43 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
10 videos
Learning Types7m
Project Introduction4m
Geography3m
English2m
Chemistry3m
Health4m
Maths4m
Literature6m
Teacher Perspectives3m
2 readings
Reading and Activities: Week 310m
Guidance on Discussion Forums - Week 310m
Week
4
5 hours to complete

Technology opportunities

5 videos (Total 28 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
5 videos
Choosing technology6m
Digital content7m
Computational thinking6m
Programming59s
2 readings
Reading and tasks: Week 410m
Guidance on Discussion Forums - Week 410m
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Top reviews from ICT in Primary Education: Transforming children's learning across the curriculum

By SGMar 22nd 2018

I love this course. It opened my mind about so much that I can do as a teacher. Would encourage others to do it.

By BAMar 3rd 2018

Great depth and interesting topics for primary teachers to gain an insight into IT.

Instructor

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Professor Diana Laurillard

Professor of Learning with Digital Technologies
London Knowledge Lab, UCL Institute of Education, University of London

About University of London

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