Description: This course has been designed as per the Model Curriculum Framework of UGC for learning at PG Level, although B.Ed. students can also enroll for the course. The entire course shall be delivered in 15 weeks. It will have a self-learning video of at least 20 minutes duration in each module, self assessment questions and list of texts with web references for further reading.
In the first 3 weeks, we begin with Basics of Communication, process of communication and communication skills like listening, speaking, reading and writing.
In the next 4 weeks we move on to concept of Technology in Education, Trends and methods in communication and legal aspects of technology.
Mid-course, in the 8th week we will have assignment followed by ICT in education, technology for development, e-learning and Learning Management Systems in the 9th,10th,and 11th week.
In the 12th, 13th and 14th week, we will discuss about CONTEMPORARY TECHNOLOGIES that include study about OER, Mobile learning and MOOCs.
In the 15th week, role of National Bodies such as CIET, NCERT will be discussed.
At the end of the course there will be a Proctored exam covering the entire syllabus which will be duly notified.
Date of Offering: to be announced
Department & Institution: Institute of Distance and Open Learning, University of Mumbai
Lecturer/s: Dr. Dhaneswar Harichandan
Link to MOOC: Swayam