Info C263

Technologies for Creativity and Learning

3 units

Course Description

How does the design of new educational technologies change the way children learn and think? Which aspects of creative thinking and learning can technology support? How do we design systems that reflect our understanding of how we learn? This course explores issues in designing and evaluating technologies that support creativity and learning. The class will cover theories of creativity and learning, implications for design, as well as a survey of new educational technologies such as works in computer supported collaborative learning, digital manipulatives, and immersive learning environments.

This course was previously offered as as Info 290.

Also listed as New Media C263.

Last updated:

October 7, 2016