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What will I Learn?
Enhanced digital competence, including introductions to digital storytelling (blogging, podcasting).
Ability to understand and produce basic data visualisations, basic machine learning and digital tools.
Ability to practically apply knowledge gained during the course to complete digital assignments and to create a digital portfolio
Recognize and use appropriate copyright citation and licensing for nline content
Learn digital communication strategies appropriate to a given work environment, and the ability to communicate research effectively.
Strengthen skills in online research, study and writing.
Indicative Module Content: Digital publishing in blog format; introduction to working with data; social network analysis for beginners; the art of the podcast; digital mapping; digital storytelling online.
|Student Effort Type||Hours|
|Specified Learning Activities||
|Autonomous Student Learning||
Not applicable to this module.
|Description||Timing||Component Scale||% of Final Grade|
|Continuous Assessment: Students are required to do 2 assignments in the course of the module, from a list of 4 possible assignments. Students will also complete an individual, small-scale, supervised digital project.||Throughout the Trimester||n/a||Graded||Yes||
|Remediation Type||Remediation Timing|
|In-Module Resit||Prior to relevant Programme Exam Board|
• Feedback individually to students, post-assessment
Feedback will be primarily via Brightspace, with in person follow up if required
|Ms. Siobhan Grayson||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|
|Assoc Professor Derek Greene||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|
|Professor Gerardine Meaney||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|
|Dr Maria Mulvany||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|
|Dr Karen Wade||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|