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Course 2 of 5 in the
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Approx. 7 hours to complete
English

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University of California, Irvine

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Module 1

2 hours to complete
9 readings
9 readings
About this Course10m
Pre-Course Survey10m
Introduction2m
The Role of Educational Technology10m
Different Types of Educational Technologies5m
Evaluating and Implementing Educational Technologies5m
The Role of Education Technology10m
Different Types of Educational Technologies10m
Evaluating and Implementing Educational Technologies10m
1 practice exercise
The Role of Educational Technology in K-12 Virtual Education30m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Module 2

2 hours to complete
6 readings
6 readings
Learning Management Systems2m
Common Features of Learning Management Systems10m
Best Practices for Using Learning Management Systems5m
Overview of Learning Management Systems (LMS)10m
Asynchronous and Synchronous Discussions 10m
Collaborative Tools10m
1 practice exercise
Collaborative Technologies in Virtual Education30m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Module 3

2 hours to complete
6 readings
6 readings
Gamification and Game-based Learning5m
Minecraft, Scratch, and eSports for Learning5m
Augmented Reality and Wearable Tech3m
Gamification and Game-Based Learning10m
Minecraft, Scratch, and eSports for Learning10m
Augmented Reality and Wearable Technology10m
1 practice exercise
Game-based Learning & Badges in Virtual Education30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Module 4

2 hours to complete
1 video (Total 11 min), 10 readings, 1 quiz
10 readings
Open Educational Resources6m
Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)3m
Open Science Resources3m
Open English Language Arts Resources3m
Open Math Resources3m
Open Educational Resources (OER’s)10m
Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC’s)10m
Open Science, English Language Arts, and Math Resources10m
Message from UC Irvine Division of Continuing Education2m
Post-Course Survey10m
1 practice exercise
Open Content in Virtual Education30m

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