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Futuristic Information Technology Training Services For Online Course Content Development Course

This acclaimed Hands-On training course provides delegates with the skills required to design and produce Digital Educational Resources and Content. It introduces the relevant skills to perform instructional design and gives the participants appropriate templates to immediately begin Open Educational Resources development for Online and Distance Learning. This course will seek to give the participants all the skills needed to develop pedagocially corrent learning materials, develop those learning materials using Open Source Source and deliver the learning materials through an appropriate Learning Management System (LMS). It also incorporates a section on the very latest of web collaboration and authoring technologies commonly refered to as Web 2.0 Technologies. Web 2.0 Technologies is a category of new Internet tools and technologies created around the idea that the people who consume media, access the Internet, and use the Web shouldn't passively absorb what's available; rather, they should be active contributors, helping customize media and technology for their own purposes, as well as those of their communities. These new tools include, but are by no means limited to, blogs, social networking applications, RSS, Web Services, and Wikis.

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will learn how to:

  • Design pedagogically correct online educational content
  • How to develop online courses using available Open Source Software
  • How to work within popular learning management systems like Moodle/Atutor
  • Incorporate modern Web 2.0 Technologies in their content design effort

Course Special Features

 
  • Targeted Tracks: You will benefit from the expertise of industry front-runners, learn from real-world case studies and leave with everything you need to know to carry out Digital Educational Content Production.
  • Tangible Take-Aways will be given to you including useful documents, guidelines and checklists that you can use as a springboard to your own initiatives

Obtain materials in 2 easy ways:

  • At the training you will receive bound volumes of the workshop materials
  • After the training: download the materials you want from the web with a special access code.

Who Should Attend

  • Educational Practioners looking to develop Educational Content Online.
  • Content Developers and Managers