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mtl115 - Design of Technology Enhanced Learning Environments (Complete module description)
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Module label Design of Technology Enhanced Learning Environments
Module code mtl115
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
180 hours (self-study: approx. 80 hours; learning activities: approx. 80 hours; participation: approx. 20 hours)
Institute directory Department of Educational Sciences
Applicability of the module
Responsible persons
Fresen, Jill (Module responsibility)
Zawacki-Richter, Olaf (Module responsibility)
Bozkurt, Aras (Module responsibility)
mtl100 Principles, Theory, and Practice of Technology Enhanced Learning
Skills to be acquired in this module
At the end of this course, students should be able to:
  1. Define learning with digital media and open educational resources (OER).
  2. Describe the development of media in the history of technology enhanced learning (TEL) as a function of interaction and independence.
  3. Identify the basic psychological processes involved in TEL.
  4. Explain design principles for TEL.
  5. Explore various models and pedagogical criteria in evaluating learning materials.
  6. Apply an instrument to evaluate the quality of digital educational resources.
  7. Develop a proposal for designing and implementing a TEL project.
Module contents
This course provides an overview of the use of digital media in a variety of educational settings, designed to identify properties, strengths, and weaknesses of digital media in different learning contexts. The basic psychological processes of perception, understanding, and learning with educational media will be introduced, with a focus on instructional design for technology enhanced learning environments and stand-alone learning objects. Students will identify and explore a variety of digital learning materials and apply instruments to evaluate them. Topics will include collaborative learning technologies, open educational resources, the impact of media on learning outcomes, methods of evaluation, quality assurance, and project management of TEL initiatives.
Reader's advisory
All course materials will be provided as open education resources (OER).
Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 15 weeks Semester
Module frequency This module will be offered once every semester
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel / module level MM (Mastermodul / Master module)
Modulart / typ of module Pflicht / Mandatory
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method Internet-based discussion forums, group activities, learning activities, webinars, selfstudy, online seminars with guest experts
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge Proficiency in internet and Microsoft Office use; self-organization skills
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
At the end of the semester
Course type Seminar
Frequency SuSe or WiSe
Workload attendance 56 h