Courses Catalogue

Instructional Technology

COURSE CODE: EDF 2203
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Arts (Primary), B.Ed
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

Concepts of Technology, Media and Instructional materials (3hours)

Types of Instructional Materials (9hours)

A-VISUAL AIDS

NON-PROJECTED VISUAL AIDS (12 hours)

  • Graphics aids: charts, graphs, photographs, diagrams, maps etc.
  • Community resources
  • Display surfaces; bulletins, books, flip charts, magnetic board, chalkboard, etc.
  • Three dimensional aids; models, realia, Specimen, mock-ups, cutaways, globe dioramas, puppets and handouts etc.

PROJECTED VISUAL AIDS (9 hours)

  • Audio-visual aids (AVA)
  • Film
  • Slides
  • Overhead projector
  • Opaque projector
  • Television

B. AUDIO AIDS (6hours)

  • Radio
  • Compact discs,
  • Tapes

C. AUDIOVISUAL AIDS/ MOTION VIUSAL (6hours)

  • Films
  • Televisions
  • Computer / Web-based media
  • Their application in the classroom setting.

MODE OF DELIVERY

  • Lecturers
  • Reading assignments
  • Practical assignments
  • Documentaries

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS/ EQUIPMENT

  • White board and maker
  • Flip charts
  • LCD projectors
  • CD’s, DVD’s and tapes