DLT Assessments - Blog Posts
- 1 Instructions
- 2 Week 1 & 2: DLT Overview, Blogs and wikis (Total 6 marks)
- 2.1 Blog
- 2.2 Reflections
- 2.3 Wiki
- 3 Week 3: DLT in Organisations, Multimedia (Total 3 marks)
- 4 Week 4: Social Technologies, Connected media & Extending wikis/blogs (Total 3 marks)
- 4.1 Developing course content
- 4.2 Mediawiki activity
- 4.3 Connecting WordPress
- 5 Week 5: Personal Learning Networks and Cloud Computing (Total 3 marks)
- 6 Week 6: ePortFolios, Graduation (Total 2 marks)
- 7 Week 7: Instructional Design Model (Total 3 marks)
- 8 Week 8: Online Courseware (1 mark) & Reflection (4 Marks)
Week 1 & 2: DLT Overview, Blogs and wikis (Total 6 marks)
Assessed Activity WS1.2 (2016)
Assessed Activity 1.1 (2016) Learning theories video
The video suggests the use of digital learning technologies allows for individualised and ubiquitous learning. In your blog and using at least two references explain what is meant by this.
Assessed Activity 1.2 (2016) Learning styles
In you blog
Assessed Activity 2.1 (2016) Pedagogies
(2017: From ;2016: Select four from) the following pedagogical approaches: Case-based learning, Inquiry-based learning, Project-based learning, Resource based learning, and Game-based learning, and in your blog
Assessed Activity 2.2 (2016) Technologies
In your blog give one example from the technologies integrated into learning listed above that you found to be most memorable. Give one instance where you feel technology was a barrier to your learning (no references required)
Assessed Activity 2.3 (2016) Challenges
In your blog list and describe what you consider to be the biggest challenge for ubiquitous and individualised Digital Learning Technology. (No references required)
Assessed Activity WS2.1 (2016) EIT Online wiki
In EITOnline add your blog link to Student names and links Wiki (Note this is only available for EIT Students)
Assessed Activity WS2.2 (2016) Wikieducator
Note: In order to manage spam attacks WikiEducator will often ask for a validation question AFTER you click save. Check at the top of the screen to make sure that question is answered, then check on the page to see that your edit has been successfully made.
Week 3: DLT in Organisations, Multimedia (Total 3 marks)
Assessed Blog Post 3.1 (2016) Implications of DLT in organisations
Select an organisation: School, Polytechnic, University, Private organisation. List three digital learning technologies, and describe their role in the organisation.(At least two references)
Assessed Blog Post 3.2 (2016) Implications of DLT in organisations
Each Educational Institution that you have attended (or are attending) will use a variety of digital learning technologies. Draw a diagram that shows the relationship between the different technologies (You can use a drawing tool like Paint.net, Google drawing or sketch a picture and photograph it).
Assessed Blog Activity 3.3 (2016) Skills for teachers.
1. Using (Kharbach, 2015) and one of the others listed (or one you have found), create a blog post that lists the IT skills desirable for teachers to develop courseware using DLT. In the post combine the skills and divide them into basic, intermediate and advanced skills.
Other references can be found (and added) on the source page.
Week 4: Social Technologies, Connected media & Extending wikis/blogs (Total 3 marks)
Developing course content
Assessed Activity 4.1 (2016)
Assessed Activity 4.2 (2016)
Assessed Activity 4.3 (2016) Adding widgets to your WordPress blog
Assessed Activity 4.4 (2016) Connecting the Wiki to your blog through an RSS feed
You can also allow others to display a summary of your blog using an RSS Feed.
<rss max=4 item-max-length="250">https://virtualmv.wordpress.com/feed/</rss>
If you are using Blogger use the following
<rss max=4 item-max-length="250" filterout ="id" >http://virtualmvblogger.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default?alt=rss</rss>
Week 5: Personal Learning Networks and Cloud Computing (Total 3 marks)
My Personal Learning Network
Assessed Activity 5.1 (2016)
Exploring Cloud tools
Assessed Activity 5.2 (2016)
Week 6: ePortFolios, Graduation (Total 2 marks)
Assessed Activity 6.1 (2016)
In order to understand what an online portfolio is,
Week 7: Instructional Design Model (Total 3 marks)
Reflection, Learning Technologies @ EIT
Week 8: Online Courseware (1 mark) & Reflection (4 Marks)
Examples of online courses
Assessed Activity 8.1 (2016)
Winding up the Reflective Blog
Assessed Activity 8.2 (2016)
Just a reminder that there are marks for comments you make on other students blogs, and that you need to maintain a page that links to these comments.
Could you also help me understand whether the virtual classroom was useful by completing a short online survey at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1NqqnswFzn14b8YUR-8FEQPUtpI3yP7UH6-52WlCvFAE/viewform
.. and that signals the end of the Progressive Assignment .. now onto the project.