EDUC 6424

Learning Technologies and Organizations

Technology is reshaping how organizations work and how learning takes place in the workplace. This course examines such changes in the context of educational technology leadership and knowledge management incorporations, government/military agencies, associations, schools and universities. In addition to providing an overview of how and why technology impacts the world of work, emerging technological roles and expectations will be discussed. Of particular interest are the interactions among and between management, employees, and customers.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the different technologies that are currently being used for training and education in organizations
  • Discuss the cost/benefits and social impact of these technologies
  • Explain the implementation factors that affect the success and failure of learning technologies within an organization
  • Describe the emergence of learning organizations and the significance of knowledge management
Area: Educational Leadership