IST 501: Technology Workshop provides individualized workshops and tutoring to incoming graduate students in preparation for technology intensive graduate studies. The course covers information, technology and communication tools such as learning management systems, information search engines, online storage, basic media design, basic web design and presentation tools.
- Demonstrate self-directed study skills in learning of new technology; utilizing user guides, the Internet, computer-based tutorials, and collaborative peer support (Digital Literacy)
- Demonstrate the ability to create instructional materials using standard productivity software (MS Office), communication/collaboration systems (my.csumb.edu), Google tools, file transfer (Secure Shell/Home Server), video capture and editing; web conferencing, and other specialized software, net services and systems required in the IST program (Digital Production)
- Demonstrate multimedia project development, time management and documentation (Project Management)
- Demonstrate the ability to critique and give constructive feedback on instructional materials. Demonstrate professional communication skills, especially within an online environment, while working on time-sensitive projects (Professionalism)