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6. A competent scholar with a working knowledge of:
(e) Educational technology and its application

6e3.5 Document applications of the WebCT technology

Time Log

Date

Task

Description

Elapsed Time

 

1. Resources

 

 

 

 

29-Sep-99

1.1

Customize appearance and WebCT tools

1:00

 

 

 

01-Oct-99

1.1

Customize appearance and WebCT tools

2:00

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

3:00

 

 

29-Sep-99

1.2

Upload and link syllabus, reference lists, web links and other resources

0:30

 

 

 

10-Oct-99

1.2

Upload and link syllabus, reference lists, web links and other resources

2:00

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

2:30

 

 

28-Sep-99

1.3

Upload class list

0:30

 

 

 

29-Sep-99

1.3

Upload class list, and email students with login instructions.  Load calendar with significant dates for discussion topics, assignments and tests

0:30

 

 

 

07-Oct-99

1.3

Upload class list, and email students with login instructions.  Complete loading assignment and exam dates into calendar

0:30

 

 

 

10-Oct-99

1.3

Create email merge and email students with login details and brief instructions for WebCT, the Quizzes and the Discussion Board

1:00

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

2:30

 

 

 

 

1. Resources Total

 

 

8:00

 

 

 

2. Testing

 

 

 

 

26-Sep-99

2.1

Develop tools for translating quizzes into WebCT upload format - develop Access database (WebCTQuiz.mdb)

3:00

 

 

 

27-Sep-99

2.1

Develop tools for translating quizzes into WebCT upload format - develop Access database (WebCTQuiz.mdb)

2:00

 

 

 

29-Sep-99

2.1

Develop tools for translating quizzes into WebCT upload format - document

1:00

 

 

 

01-Oct-99

2.1

Develop tools for translating quizzes into WebCT upload format - make more automated

3:30

 

 

 

02-Oct-99

2.1

Develop tools for translating quizzes into WebCT upload format -  automate & test

3:00

 

 

 

03-Oct-99

2.1

Develop tools for translating quizzes into WebCT upload format - attempt further automation

3:00

 

 

 

04-Oct-99

2.1

Search for method to navigate file directories to locate text import files; tried to code it in Access

1:00

 

 

 

05-Oct-99

2.1

Continued looking for file open dialog solution; tried Visual Basic

1:00

 

 

 

06-Oct-99

2.1

Found how to use the Common Dialog Box ActiveX control - works well

1:30

 

 

 

26-Dec-99

2.1

Develop tools for translating quizzes into WebCT upload format - generalize further

2:30

 

 

 

26-Dec-99

2.1

Develop tools for translating quizzes into WebCT upload format - complete documentation

2:30

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

24:00

 

 

27-Sep-99

2.2

Prepare quizzes in desired format, and convert to WebCT upload format - design format

2:30

 

 

 

03-Oct-99

2.2

Build Test Manager tests, and export as RTF

1:30

 

 

 

03-Oct-99

2.2

Run Word macros, import into Access, and create WebCT upload

2:30

 

 

 

06-Oct-99

2.2

5th edition quiz software arrived.  Install, create a test, save it and take it through the upload procedure.

1:00

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

7:30

 

 

03-Oct-99

2.3

Upload file into WebCT; attempt upload into question database (failed, too big); use Access application to create upload files for each chapter; upload and build question categories

3:30

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

3:30

 

 

07-Oct-99

2.4

Create a quiz for each chapter from question categories - create 18 quizzes and the final exam

2:00

 

 

 

07-Oct-99

2.4

Create a quiz for each chapter from question categories - for each quiz, click all 70 questions, then setup quiz to randomly choose 10 from each 35, and set other quiz parameters (open and close dates, number of attempts, immediate feedback)

1:00

 

 

 

10-Oct-99

2.4

Create a quiz for each chapter from question categories - continue creating quizzes

2:30

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

5:30

 

 

20-Oct-99

2.5

Monitor testing in WebCT, and give feedback - change quiz open date to account for time zone difference

1:00

 

 

 

21-Oct-99

2.5

Monitor testing in WebCT, and give feedback

0:30

 

 

 

24-Oct-99

2.5

Monitor testing in WebCT, and give feedback

0:30

 

 

 

25-Oct-99

2.5

Monitor testing in WebCT, and give feedback

0:15

 

 

 

26-Oct-99

2.5

Monitor testing in WebCT, and give feedback

0:15

 

 

 

27-Oct-99

2.5

Monitor testing in WebCT, and give feedback

0:30

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

3:00

 

 

12-Oct-99

2.6

Make adaptations to quiz time allowed, cut-off dates, number of questions per quiz, as and when need is identified

1:00

 

 

 

22-Oct-99

2.6

Make adaptations - change all quiz close dates to October 31

2:00

 

 

 

31-Oct-99

2.6

Make adaptations - change all quiz close dates to December 1

1:00

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

4:00

 

 

05-Dec-99

2.7

Extract WebCT results into grading spreadsheet - download all results and import into grades spreadsheet

2:00

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

2:00

 

 

26-Nov-99

2.8

Monitor testing in WebCT- recompute all WebCT totals, and download pages for Portfolio documentation

1:00

 

 

 

01-Dec-99

2.8

Monitor testing in WebCT- recompute all WebCT totals, and download pages for Portfolio documentation

1:00

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

2:00

 

 

 

 

2. Testing Total

 

 

51:30

 

 

 

3. Online Discussion

 

 

 

 

25-Oct-99

3.1

Locate several posible papers for online discussion, chose one, and link to to course page

1:00

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

1:00

 

 

25-Oct-99

3.2

Read the chosen case study, and compose the three discussion questions

1:00

 

 

 

31-Oct-99

3.2

Email and post on Bulletin Board Discussion Question 1, with instructions and reminder of expectations

0:15

 

 

 

14-Nov-99

3.2

Email and post on Bulletin Board Discussion Question 3

0:15

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

1:30

 

 

01-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

0:15

 

 

 

02-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

2:15

 

 

 

02-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

0:30

 

 

 

03-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

1:30

 

 

 

04-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

2:45

 

 

 

05-Nov-99

3.3

Analyze and report participation statistics; affirm those participating, encourage non-participators

0:30

 

 

 

07-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

2:00

 

 

 

08-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

1:15

 

 

 

09-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

2:15

 

 

 

10-Nov-99

3.3

Analyze and report participation statistics; affirm those participating, encourage non-participators

0:30

 

 

 

11-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

1:15

 

 

 

12-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

0:30

 

 

 

12-Nov-99

3.3

Analyze and report participation statistics; affirm those participating, encourage non-participators

0:30

 

 

 

14-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

2:30

 

 

 

15-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

0:15

 

 

 

16-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

0:30

 

 

 

17-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

0:15

 

 

 

18-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

0:30

 

 

 

19-Nov-99

3.3

Analyze and report participation statistics; affirm those participating, encourage non-participators

0:30

 

 

 

20-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

0:45

 

 

 

21-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

2:00

 

 

 

22-Nov-99

3.3

Read student responses daily, contribute comments of my own

1:00

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

24:15

 

 

28-Nov-99

3.4

Compile, save and download all responses, run WebCT.exe, and import responses into Microsoft Access and FrontPage

3:30

 

 

 

28-Nov-99

3.4

Link responses into my Portfolio, assess quantity and quality of participation, and enter into grading spreadsheet

1:30

 

 

 

 

 

Sub-Task Total

 

5:00

 

 

 

 

3. Online Discussion Total

 

 

31:45

 

 

 

Total Time Spent:

 

 

 

91:15


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