Information and Digital Technologies (Education)

Unit set code: EMAINF | Study level: Undergraduate | Unit set type: Major
Footscray Park


Information and Digital Technologies are a ubiquitous force transforming how we work, interrelate and communicate. Once a technology located within the area of work, digital media is moving into all areas of everyday life, and practitioners are required to develop new applications such as in the areas of entertainment, health and education. Concurrently, technology is now at a point where those with higher education level Information and Digital Technologies can co-opt technology to create projects. 

Unit set structure

For a major study students must complete 96 credit points of study comprising: 
•24 credit points (2) Curriculum and Pedagogy units•72 credit points (6) Specialist Area units

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