This unit describes the skills and knowledge to investigate the ways in which digital learning can support educational outcomes.

Unit details

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Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills: - digital literacy skills to navigate and interpret information; - self-management skills to: reflect on own level of digital learning knowledge and skill, and; identify opportunities to improve own digital learning knowledge and skill, and; - problem solving skills to: examine the strengths and weaknesses of a range of commonly used educational technologies; examine common issues encountered in digital learning, and; analyse the risks to student outcomes of using inappropriate pedagogy / technology combinations.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - reliable sources of relevant information, and; - key digital pedagogies.

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