Internet Applications for Use in Science Education
This course is designed to enable students at course end to navigate the web effectively, to explore Ask-an-Expert Sites, to develop and assess collaborative projects, and to utilize subject guides and search engines. Students will be taught how to introduce website materials into traditional courses, how to locate resources for social sciences or language arts, how to create a Web site, and how to use FTP. Students will make final presentations. Students will acquire the range of requisite skills to enable and foster the seamless introduction of Internet materials into science or mathematics courses. Emphasis will be on the acquisition of real-time data from the Internet.