*Indicates face-to-face teaching week for ELPC G1
Week
Activity
Notes
1*
Lecture, face-to-face
Course overview for all units; graduates and undergraduates
Professional learning seminar
Introduction to course technology and social media: start setting up your e-portfolio (blog); dealing with tags, widgets, embed code, and links; password security; signup tips.
2*
Lecture, face-to-face
Technology, society, and education
Tutorial


Professional learning seminar
Tech focus break-out: blogs, wikis, and Twitter.
3
Professional learning seminar
Tech focus break-out: backing up your work; RSS; social bookmarking
4*
Lecture, face-to-face
Digital literacy and new forms of learning
Tutorial


Professional learning seminar
Tech focus break-out: mindmapping tools; Wordle
5
Lecture, online
Teaching with blogs
Professional learning seminar
Tech focus break-out: Learning Management Systems (LMSs) and Interactive White Boards (IWBs); productivity and research management tools
6*
Lecture, face-to-face
The digital divide and digital participation
Tutorial

Professional learning seminar
Tech focus break-out: social networks; polls

Assignment
ASSIGNMENT 1 DUE, Fri, 16 Mar, 12 noon
7
Lecture, online
Teaching with wikis
Professional learning seminar
Tech focus break-out: podcasting; mobile learning
8
Break

9*
Lecture, face-to-face
Cybersafety and cyberbullying
Tutorial


Professional learning seminar
Tech focus break-out: visual media; games; avatars
10
Lecture, online
Planning for teaching and learning: effective ICT integration
Professional learning seminar
Tech focus break-out: risk management; Intellectual Property; copyright; terms of service
11
Assignment
ASSIGNMENT 2 DUE, Fri, 20 Apr, 12 noon