EDT 50040 Digital Communication

This course will enable participants to use digital communication tools to effectively communicate in different media, be it websites, video, audio, text, or animated multimedia. Participants will select the right medium for the message and create different forms of communication for students, parents and peers. Course participants will be able to describe digital literacy, what it is, and its importance as a skill for this generation of learners. Topics and software such as podcast, discussion boards, websites, video, information literacy, acceptable use, privacy and security policies, digital etiquette and responsible social interactions will be covered.