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mtl240 - Advanced Issues in Technology Enhanced Learning (Complete module description)
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Module label Advanced Issues in Technology Enhanced Learning
Module code mtl240
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
Marin, Victoria (Module responsibility)
Zawacki-Richter, Olaf (Module responsibility)
Further responsible persons
Marco Kalz
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. Identify and report on emerging trends and developments within technology and education and their significance to TEL.
  2. Explore and examine the factors that contribute to and impact the changing landscape of ODL.
  3. Analyze the extent to which new developments have the potential to influence practice.
  4. Critically reflect on ethical issues related to new technological applications such as artificial intelligence in education.
Module contents
This course will explore critical emerging issues and trends in educational technology within the open, flexible and technology-enhanced education landscape. Key topics will include: openness and accessibility (e.g., open scholarship, open educational resources, massive open online courses); new technological developments (e.g., in the area of artificial intelligence, machine learning and learning analytics) and their potential affordances for supporting learners and faculty in technology-enhanced learning environments as well as ethical considerations associated with new and emerging technologies and methods in teaching, learning and assessment.
Reader's advisory
All course material will be available as open educational resources (OER).
Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 15 weeks Semester
Module frequency This module will be offered once each year.
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel / module level MM (Mastermodul / Master module)
Modulart / typ of module Wahlpflicht / Elective
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