ONLINE WWU Media and Digital Literacy Certificate
Now more than ever, teachers need to develop the knowledge, skills, and dispositions that new literacies in the classroom require. The Media and Digital Literacy Certificate is for teachers and educators who want to learn how to implement new literacy practices in their school community, regardless of grade level or content area.
- Teach more effectively in a 1:1 environment
- Consume and produce digital media in all content areas
- Create digital content for your classes
- Be a tech leader in your school and community
- Prepare technology integrated lessons
- Produce a variety of digital media for your students (videos, memes, podcasts, etc.)
- Develop a line of inquiry, curate resources, and create a multimedia presentation
- Develop a technology integrated advocacy project
Online Course sequence:
- Starting Summer 2020: Introduction to Emerging Technologies – 4 Credits
- Summer session 2020 will run June 23rd-July 31st. It will be mostly asynchronous with a few synchronous sessions.
- Fall: Reading/Consuming information in a Digital Environment – 4 Credits
- Winter: Writing/Producing in a Digital Environment – 4 Credits
- Spring: Leading and Learning with Technology– 4 Credits
Bonus: All 16 credits from this certificate could transfer toward a Master’s in Language and Literacy.
How to apply:
- To apply for summer 2020, complete the following form as a non-matriculated student: https://oce.wwu.edu/summer-session
- For Fall courses, complete this form as a non-matriculate student: https://www.wwu.edu/registrar/services/forms/SpecialStudentEnrollmentForm.pdf
Tuition and Fees:
- WWU tuition and fees can be found on the Student Business Office Page, but tuition for summer session is approximately $338/credit for Washington residents.
- Paula Dagnon: Instructional Technology/Elementary Education email@example.com
- Lauren McClanahan: Secondary Education firstname.lastname@example.org