Edci6190: Microcomputers in
This three (3) credit hour graduate course is targeted towards secondary (7-12) licensure candidates and those seeking an advanced degree in Education Technology. Students gain an understanding of the TN Curriculum, technology (ISTE) standards, and web-based resources as the foundation of good teaching pedagogy; i.e. developing their professsional competencies and using technology to enhance the learning experiences.
This course (as a whole) supports three areas of Knowledge, Skills, and Disposition (KSD) performance outcomes. They are:
KS 2A5. Assures that students have ample opportunity to explore, respond, and extend their thinking through technology, as appropriate to the content area.
KS 2B2. Promotes positive intellectual interactions among students and teacher through instructional experiences that result in student investigation of theories, facts, and opinions related to the content area.
KS 2B3. Provides opportunities for students to learn and challenge each other through planned, cooperative peer interaction.
KS 6A3. Uses technology appropriately and effectivelyin planning, investigating, and teaching, and in communication with students, parents, and others.
D 7A2. Demonstrates competence in development of and application of content-specific pedagogical skills based on Tennessee and specialized professional association (SPA) criteria.