University of North Carolina at WilmingtonWSESchool of Specialty Studies - EDN 303 - Instructional Technology Spring 2004 Instructor – Beverly Vagnerini
Today’s Agenda January 7, 2004 • Introductions • Class Website: www.uncw.edu/people/vagnerinib(available later this week) • Syllabus: EDN 303 • Course Syllabus • Buddy system • Find a friend
Course Description • This course will provide students with an understanding of the principles that underlie the design, production, and evaluation of instructional materials, computer generated presentations, and interactive media with particular emphasis on effective classroom use and integration into instructional units.
A Word about this Class… • What this class is… • Survey • Average Speed • Getting help
A Word about this Class Cont. • What this class is not… • This class will NOT “make you” a(n) • Server Administrator • Computer Programmer • Graphics Expert • Systems Engineer • Etc…….
Portfolio • What is this portfolio? • Required By NCDPI • Covers Basic and Advanced Competencies • Should be started now and added to as you go through your internship.
Computer Lab Rules • No food or drink • No saving files to these computers • No changing of the settings • Hours posted on door
Using your Web Mail Account Go to: UNCW students homepage (www.uncw.edu) and link to OWA (email) • Also can link directly to mail.uncw.edu from your browser • Your username is your initials followed by the last four digits of your student id. • For example abc1234 - Your email address would be email@example.com • Initial Password is your student ID unless you have changed it.
Assignment: 1. Review class web site and syllabus. 2. Obtain all materials for course. 3. Read Chapter 1 Integrating Technology in the Classroom. 4. Email assignment – send email to firstname.lastname@example.org the following: Name, email, phone, major/minor Rate yourself on your computer skills (beginner, intermediate, advanced) *Note about Monday’s class