Educational Technology

By Dr. Naziya Hasan   |   Assistant Professor, Department of Teacher Education, Manipur University
Learners enrolled: 3287
This course is about learning the concept of educational technology. What comes to our mind when you hear the term educational technology? Maybe computer, digital tools, internet, mobile phones, smart boards, electric gadgets, etc.?? Is educational technology only about these tools and gadgets? Definitely not. It is not restricted to these tools only but encompasses everything that enhances teaching and learning. It helps in improving teaching learning process and reaching the pre-set goals of education through systematic organization of learning procedures and processes.  For new generation learners, it is required to have a sound knowledge of educational technology and its effect on teaching-learning process. In this course, we will be studying about Introduction of Educational Technology, Classroom Communication and Teaching Aids, Instructional Techniques and Phases, levels and Models of Teaching and Understand the concept, approaches and significance of educational technology and explain the role of communication in the field of education.
Course Status : Completed
Course Type : Core
Duration :
Start Date : 15 Jun 2020
End Date : 22 Nov 2020
Exam Date : 25 Mar 2021 IST
Enrollment Ends : 14 Oct 2020
Category :
  • Teacher Education
Credit Points : 3
Level : Undergraduate

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Course layout

Week 1:
              Introduction to Educational Technology, Components of Educational Technology: Hardware and Software, Use of Sensory Organs in the process of Learning and Remembering

Week 2:
             System Approach, Multi –Media Approach in Educational Technology, Communication, Classroom Communication: Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication, Factors affecting Classroom Communication

Week 3:
              Art of Questioning and Answering, Effectiveness of Edgar Dale’s Cone of Classification, Mass Instructional Techniques, Personalized Instructional Techniques

Week 4:
              Programmed Instruction, Simulation Teaching, Teaching Machines, 
Week 5:
              Team Teaching, Micro Teaching, Computers and its Role in Educational Instruction: Computer Assisted Instruction (CAI), 

Week 6:
             Methods of Teaching, Teachers of Yesterday & Today, Principles of Teaching, Phases of Teaching: Pre-Active, Inter-Active and Post-Active,  

Week 7:  
            Levels of Teaching: Memory, Understanding and Reflective, Models of Teaching: Concept, Components and Families.

Week 8:
             Glaser’s Basic Teaching Model, Bruner’s Concept Attainment Model, Ausubel’s Advance Organizer Model

Books and references

Ahuja, M & Bhushan, A .2012: Educational Technology: Theory and Practice Teaching Learning Process, Bawa Publications, Patiala.
Kochar, S.K. 1985: Methods and Techniques of Teaching, Sterling Publishers Private Limited, New Delhi.
Mehra,V. 2010: A Textbook of Educational Technology, Sanjay Prakashan Publishers, New Delhi.
Sachdeva, M.S. 2006: Essentials of Educational Technology and Management, Twenty First Century Publications, Patiala.
Sachedeva, M.S. 2013: A New Approach to Teaching Learning, Process and Evaluation, Tandon Publications, Ludhiana.

Instructor bio

Dr. Naziya Hasan

Assistant Professor, Department of Teacher Education, Manipur University

Dr. Naziya Hasan is currently serving Manipur University as an Assistant Professor in Department of Teacher Education. She has experience of teaching English to undergraduate as well as school students. She has received her PhD degree from IASE, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi in the area of English Language Teaching (ELT). Her areas of interest are ELT, Gender Issues in Education, Teacher Education, Language Education, Educational Technology and Curriculum Development. To her credit, she has many articles and research works published in national and international journals. She has contributed five chapters in different books on education and ELT. Along with these, she has presented a good number of papers in national and international conferences and seminars. In addition to these, she has attended and delivered lectures in workshops. Dr. Hasan has keen interest in writing on issues concerning education.

Course certificate

30% for in-course assessment &
70% for end term proctored exam

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