ED 4862 - Information & Communication Technology II

Course Description:

This course is designed to introduce students to more advanced concepts and practices in the integration of web-based technology within curriculum-based topics and business practices. Emphasis is placed on the practical application of web 2.0 tools to enhance learning in educational and business environments.


The course will provide an advanced study of computer / web-based technologies emerging in today’s global community. A particular emphasis will be placed on the use of web 2.0 tools in collaborative learning environments and workplaces.

Resources / Prerequisites:

Each student must have regular access to an Internet accessible computer with word processing capabilities.

Students may be asked to download / access articles and free web-based software and authoring tools for evaluative purposes.


Note: Both are available by clicking here.

Coming of Age
Ed: Terry Freedman

The Super Book of Web Tools for Educators
Ed: Richard Byrne

Other Recommended Texts:

Blogs, Wikis, Podcasts and other powerful Web Tools for Classrooms
Author: Will Richardson