EDST 648 - SPRING 2014
EDST 648 - Cloud Computing for Educators

This course engages learners in the critical analysis of how Cloud Computing technologies contributes to learning, teaching and applies educational reform. Topics include instructional design and effective pedagogy empowered through the use of distributed learning; using collaborative technologies for user-generated content; tapping into students’ social and learning needs through the use of mobile technology tools such as GoogleDocs, DropBox, etc; ePortfolio assessment and community based/project-based learning. Special emphasis is placed on how technology influences various communities of learners. EDST 648 will utilize an online format using Moodle (LMS), collaborative teamwork, critical reflection, and analysis of practice.

This one unit course will prepare students through Research, exploration and theory to identifying emerging cloud-based tools and their implementation in the K-12 classroom in support of 21st century learning.

Note: Matriculated students MUST register using their MyCsusm portal. 

For detailed information about student fees, adding or dropping a course and refund information please contact Extended Learning Student Services at 760-750-4020. 


Course No: 29049
Units: 1.0
Begin Date: March 15, 2014
End Date: May 16, 2014
Begin Time: N/A
End Time: N/A
Meeting Days: N/A
Location: Online
Instructor: Laura Spencer
**Please see course description above for how to register and pay for this course.