ECE 320 - Technology and Education

3 credits (PREREQUISITE: NONE)

This course is designed to familiarize students with the technology possibilities in education. Students will identify and locate educational technology options and evaluate their efficiency and purpose. Students will design classroom curriculum where technology is an essential component for both the teacher and the children. Students will have opportunities to observe the use of technology in education programs and will also have opportunities to use technology themselves in various programs. Students will become familiar with the National Educational Technology Standards (NETS) as developed by the International Society for Technology Education (ITSE). Students should have access to Microsoft Office and Media Player to be successful in this course.

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