Bachelor TR-NQF-HE: Level 6 QF-EHEA: First Cycle EQF-LLL: Level 6

Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Code Course Name Semester Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
EDT5019 Information Communication Technologies in Education Spring 3 0 3 8
This catalog is for information purposes. Course status is determined by the relevant department at the beginning of semester.

Basic information

Language of instruction: English
Type of course: Non-Departmental Elective
Course Level: Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery: Face to face
Course Coordinator : Dr. Öğr. Üyesi YAVUZ SAMUR
Course Lecturer(s): Dr. Öğr. Üyesi MUSTAFA POLAT
Recommended Optional Program Components: None
Course Objectives: Examine the effect of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) on learning and instruction, specifically investigate how ICT might change students’ learning and administrators’ management.

Learning Outcomes

The students who have succeeded in this course;
1. to be able to describe the integration of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) into teaching-learning process from different perspectives.
2. to be able to explain the major elements of ICT integration into teaching-learning process.
3. to be able to explain the effects of ICT on learning and instruction.
4. to be able to understand Ministry of Education’s politics and projects related to ICT.
5. to be able to explain the obstacles to ICT integration and develop solution strategies for these obstacles.
6. to be able to understand the necessary factors for the effective use of ICT in schools.
7. to be able to explain the basic elements of a school technology plan.
8. to be able to compare models regarding school technology planning.
9. to be able to identify, select, and evaluate appropriate technologies to improve teaching and learning.
10. to be able to design a technology integrated and student-centered lesson.

Course Content

An overview of designing learning experiences presented with e-learning by using instructional design process. Examining and evaluating ICT applications that students, teachers, and administrators can use for effective learning and management.

Weekly Detailed Course Contents

Week Subject Related Preparation
1) Discussing the Course Syllabus and the Requirements of the Course
2) ICT Integration into Teaching-Learning Process: Definitions, Models, and Perspectives
3) ICT Integration into Teaching-Learning Process: Definitions, Models, and Perspectives
4) Teacher Competencies for Technology Integration, Standards
5) Ministry of Education’s ICT Politics and Projects
6) Current Situation in ICT Integration and The Obstacles to The Integration of ICT in Education
7) Necessary Conditions for the Use of ICT in Schools
8) Components of a School Technology Plan
9) Models and Research on School Technology Planning
10) Planning and ICT Integrated Lesson
11) Group Project Presentation
12) Selecting and Evaluating Technology for Effective Learning and Teaching
13) The Use of Technology in Different Subject Matters
14) The Use of Technology in Different Subject Matters


Course Notes / Textbooks: Demiraslan, Y. & Usluel, Y. (2005). Bilgi ve İletişim Teknolojilerinin Öğrenme-Öğretme Sürecine Entegrasyonunda Öğretmenlerin Durumu, The Turkish Online Journal of Educational Technology, 4(3), 119-123.

Guzman, A. & Nussbaumt, M. (2009). Teaching competencies for technology integration in the classroom. Journal of Computer Assisted Learning, 25, 453-469.

ISTE (2008). ISTE’s Educational Technology Standards for Teachers. USA: ISTE. 7 Agustos 2012 tarihinde
2008Standards/NETS_for_Teachers_2008.htm adresinden alınmıştır.

Rasinen, A. (2003). An analysis of the technology education curriculum of six countries. Journal of Technology Education, 15.

Usluel-Koçak,Y., Mumcu-Kuşkaya,F. & Demiraslan Y. (2007). Öğrenme-öğretme sürecinde bilgi ve iletişim teknolojileri: Öğretmenlerin entegrasyon süreci ve engelleriyle ilgili görüşleri, Hacettepe Üniversitesi Eğitim Fakültesi Dergisi, 32, 164-179.
References: Yok - None

Evaluation System

Semester Requirements Number of Activities Level of Contribution
Homework Assignments 7 % 45
Midterms 1 % 20
Final 1 % 35
Total % 100
Total % 100

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

No Effect 1 Lowest 2 Low 3 Average 4 High 5 Highest
Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1) To be able to critically interpret and discuss the theories, the concepts, the traditions, and the developments in the history of thought which are fundamental for the field of new media, journalism and communication.
2) To be able to attain written, oral and visual knowledge about technical equipment and software used in the process of news and the content production in new media, and to be able to acquire effective abilities to use them on a professional level.
3) To be able to get information about the institutional agents and generally about the sector operating in the field of new media, journalism and communication, and to be able to critically evaluate them.
4) To be able to comprehend the reactions of the readers, the listeners, the audiences and the users to the changing roles of media environments, and to be able to provide and circulate an original contents for them and to predict future trends.
5) To be able to apprehend the basic theories, the concepts and the thoughts related to neighbouring fields of new media and journalism in a critical manner.
6) To be able to grasp global and technological changes in the field of communication, and the relations due to with their effects on the local agents.
7) To be able to develop skills on gathering necessary data by using scientific methods, analyzing and circulating them in order to produce content.
8) To be able to develop acquired knowledge, skills and competence upon social aims by being legally and ethically responsible for a lifetime, and to be able to use them in order to provide social benefit.
9) To be able to operate collaborative projects with national/international colleagues in the field of new media, journalism and communication.
10) To be able to improve skills on creating works in various formats and which are qualified to be published on the prestigious national and international channels.