Course: Technology in Education

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Course title Technology in Education
Course code KIN/TVZD
Organizational form of instruction Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study 1
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Pexa Petr, PaedDr. Ph.D.
  • Dobiáš Václav, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Technology in education, basic forms used in teaching and learning Interactive whiteboards, control, drawing and writing on the blackboard, setup and calibration Presenting using interactive whiteboards, interactive portals to support the teaching Creation of educational materials in the Smart Notebook, import custom multimedia objects The tablets in the classroom, capabilities and limitations of tablets, control, educational apps for tablets Interactive textbooks, portals with textbooks, control and customization Voting equipment, visualiser, learning management systems on multiple computers (projection of a tablet, remote access to classrooms, computer classrooms management) Digital photo, capturing, processing and editing, transfer photos to PC Bitmap graphics, work with cutout, export, graphic file formats Vector graphics, drawing graphics, layers, editing objects Editing and adapting teaching materials downloaded the graphic editor Record with digital camera, transfer videos to PC Video editing, headlines, external sounds, mix audio, video export, videoformats Presentation credit projects in the educational classroom

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Work activities (workshops)
Learning outcomes
The aim of this course is to acquaint students with the practical possibilities of computer technology in the work of teachers, equipping them with skills in working with educational materials and multimedia nature of the new educational environments (e-learning, interactive whiteboard, mobile technology).
Graduate of the course is able to operate the equipment so that it could create educational materials and conduct lesson using technology, understands the principles of work with multimedia and is able to use this technique. Graduate will be able to apply the skills acquired while working in the branch-oriented didactic courses, their qualifications for work and teaching experience.
Prerequisites
not require

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance assessment, Analysis of student's work activities (technical works)

Active participation in seminars, presentation of work on a chosen topic.
Recommended literature
  • Matoušek, Jiří, Jirásek, Ondřej. Natáčíme a upravujeme video na počítači. Brno, 2007. ISBN 978-80-251-1651-7.
  • Novotný, Petr. CorelDRAW X4, praktická příručka. Praha, 2009. ISBN 978-80-247-2746-2.
  • Polzer, Jan. Digitální fotografie v Corel Paint Shop Pro. Brno, 2010. ISBN 978-80-251-2697-4.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teaching for the First level of primary school (1) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Common module (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teaching for the First level of primary school (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: Winter