Course: Digital technology in education

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Course title Digital technology in education
Course code KIN/UTVZ
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 2
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Pexa Petr, PaedDr. Ph.D.
  • Kotlasová Michala, Mgr.
Course content
1. Interactive whiteboard, control, start and callibration 2. Smart Notebook/Active Inspire applications, control, application sources on-line (,, 3. Adjustment of main menu and tool panel 4. Text editing - usage of pen and rubber, pen features, virtual keyboard 5. Creation of lines and shapes - line types, colours, line width 6. View options, hide, unhide and lock objects 7. Creation of link between relevant objects 8. Movement and alignment of objects according to selected criteria, object order 9. Size and rotation of objects, object transparency, shading 10. Infinite cloning 11. Obtention and insertion of graphics, use of tables 12. Obtention and insertion of multimedia objects 13. Use of flash elements (Lesson Activity Toolit), animations 14. Principles of creating educational materials for IT

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
Learning outcomes
The aim of this course is to acquaint students with the practical possibilities of computer technology in the work of teachers and equipping them with skills in working with educational multimedia materials.
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.
not require

Assessment methods and criteria
Student portfolio analysis

Active participation in seminars.
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 vocational subjects part-time BA course (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Summer