TECHNOLOGY, RESEARCH & SOCIAL MEDIA
Half year – ½ credit, Grades 9-12
This course focuses on technology and information literacy skills while using social media & research tools through project-based instruction. Some of the hands-on projects may include, but are not limited to creation of videos, podcasts, 3D images and public service announcements (PSA). Students will develop comprehensive understanding of Microsoft applications, online resources and databases, and new cloud-based and social media applications. This course is a great foundation for future technology and research classes, as well as college and careers. It also provides support for students to complete projects assigned in their academic classes.
Designed for students who have not taken Computer Applications for Bus. & Life in middle school or want to develop additional technology and information literacy skills.