Course Description

Multimedia can stimulate more than one sense at a time, and in doing so, may be more attention-getting and attention-holding in the classroom. This course introduces a variety of multimedia tools, explores their uses, and offers the opportunity to create resources for immediate use in your classroom.

Course Objectives

  1. define terminology related to various multimedia/software tools
  2. compare and contract features within various multimedia/software tools and identify pros and cons of using them in the classroom
  3. review and evaluate examples of products created using various multimedia/software tools
  4. create instructionally relevant products using various multimedia/software tools that are aligned to your curriculum
  5. identify ways to incorporate various multimedia/software tools into the classroom
  6. develop a lesson plan aligned to your curriculum that encourages student use of one or more multimedia/software tools
  7. correctly cite media resources utilizing copyright and fair use standards to evaluate whether a resource can be legally used

Prerequisites

  • None

Enrollment

  • Registration is open and will continue until June 9, 2014
  • All registration material, including fees, must be received by 4:00 p.m. on June 9, 2014
  • The course will be available online beginning June 2, 2014
  • All course work must be completed by August 11, 2014
  • Enrollment is limited

Cost

  • Tuition cost is $270 per student. All checks/money orders should be made payable to RESA III.
  • No credit card payments accepted.
  • No refunds of tuition and fees will be made after the last date of registration, June 9, 2014..

Grading

  • Grades will be reported as Credit/No Credit.

Application Process