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CS1022 - Learning in a Digital Environment

Credit points: 03
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: Division of Tropical Environments & Societies

Available to Diploma of Higher Education and Bachelor of Nursing Science (IHCAP) students only.

In Learning in a Digital Environment, you will develop the digital literacy skills required to select and use appropriate tools and technologies for learning and research purposes as well as communicating information, including the use of mobile devices. Through experiential learning activities, you will develop the necessary skills to use computers and other information communication technologies that are integral to learning and success at university. The subject will also introduce you to the LearnJCU platform, exploring its functions and uses across different disciplines. This subject will enable you to apply practices that ensure your safety in a digital environment.

Learning Outcomes

  • search, find, and evaluate the appropriateness of information/sources for specific academic purposes through appropriate use of tools and technologies;
  • use online information and technologies effectively and ethically and within relevant University guidelines;
  • use technologies to manage personal and professional development and evaluate future study/career pathways;
  • communicate, adapt and present information in a range of academic contexts and for peer audiences using a range of information and communication technologies.
Assumed
Knowledge:
Some prior use of computers

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Coord/Lect: Dr Rhian Morgan.
Contact hours:
  • 1 hours lectures - (Week 1 only)
  • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
    Assessment: presentation (40%); plan (10%); online modules (15%); portfolio (35%).

    Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
    Census Date 29-Aug-2019
    Coord/Lect: Dr Rhian Morgan.
    Contact hours:
    • 1 hours lectures - Week 1 only
    • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
      Assessment: presentation (40%); plan (10%); online modules (15%); portfolio (35%).

      Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
      Census Date 28-Mar-2019
      Coordinator: Dr Rhian Morgan
      Lecturer: Mr Andy Heath.
      Contact hours:
      • 1 hours lectures - Week 1 only
      • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
        Assessment: presentation (40%); plan (10%); online modules (15%); portfolio (35%).

        Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
        Census Date 29-Aug-2019
        Coordinator: Dr Rhian Morgan
        Contact hours:
        • 1 hours lectures - Week 1 only
        • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
          Assessment: presentation (40%); plan (10%); online modules (15%); portfolio (35%).

          JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 51
          Census Date 11-Apr-2019
          Coordinator: Dr Rhian Morgan
          Lecturer: Mr Brandon Tennakoon.
          Contact hours:
          • 1 hours lectures - Week 1 only
          • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
            Assessment: presentation (40%); plan (10%); online module (15%); portfolio (35%).

            JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 52
            Census Date 08-Aug-2019
            Coordinator: Dr Rhian Morgan
            Lecturer: Mr Brandon Tennakoon.
            Contact hours:
            • 1 hours lectures - Week 1 only
            • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
              Assessment: presentation (40%); plan (10%); online module (15%); portfolio (35%).

              JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
              Census Date 05-Dec-2019
              Coordinator: Dr Rhian Morgan
              Lecturer: Mr Brandon Tennakoon.
              Contact hours:
              • 1 hours lectures - Week 1 only
              • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
                Assessment: presentation (40%); plan (10%); online module (15%); portfolio (35%).

                Thursday Isl, Limited, Study Period 1
                Census Date 28-Mar-2019
                Face to face teaching (Limited Attendance Mode)
                Coordinator: Dr Rhian Morgan
                Contact hours:
                • 1 hours lectures - Week 1 only
                • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
                  Assessment: presentation (40%); plan (10%); online module (15%); portfolio (35%).

                  Thursday Isl, Limited, Study Period 2
                  Census Date 29-Aug-2019
                  Face to face teaching (Limited Attendance Mode)
                  Coordinator: Dr Rhian Morgan
                  Contact hours:
                  • 1 hours lectures - Week 1 only
                  • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
                    Assessment: presentation (40%); plan (10%); online module (15%); portfolio (35%).

                    JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 21
                    Census Date 11-Apr-2019
                    Coordinator: Dr Rhian Morgan
                    Contact hours:
                    • 1 hours lectures - Week 1 only
                    • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
                      Assessment: presentation (40%); plan (10%); online module (15%); portfolio (35%).

                      Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.