Creating Digital Learning Resources
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Digitaalsete õppematerjalide koostamine
Course title in English
Creating Digital Learning Resources
ECTS credits
approximate amount of contact lessons
Teaching semester
Assessment form
lecturer of 2019/2020  Autumn semester
õppejõud on määramata
lecturer of 2019/2020  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
To obtain basic knowledge and skills for creating digital learning resources and an overview of technologies and tools used for creating digital learning resources.
Brief description of the course
Learning objects. Learning object repositories. Describing learning objects with metadata. IEEE LOM. Tools for creating learning objects and content packages. SCORM, IMS Common Cartridge. Computer-based assessment. IMS QTI. Tools for creating questions and tests. Creating learning resources for mobile devices and tablets. Learning resources and copyright, open content licenses, open educational resources. Production process of digital learning resources. Quality of learning resources.
Independent work
Independent work:
- 6 blogging assignments and participation in online discussions;
- developing a digital learning resource or writing a literature review.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon successful completion of the course, the students will be able to:
- describe the advantages and disadvantages of learning objects approach;
- search for learning objects from learning object repositories by metadata and licenses;
- choose an appropriate tool for creating digital learning resources;
- create simple content packages, web 2.0 learning resources, and learning resources for mobile devices, and describe these with metadata;
- follow copyright principles for digital learning resources;
- evaluate the quality of a learning resources using an evaluation framework;
- use one authoring tool to create a more comprehensive digital learning resource;
- analyze the current issues, research studies and trends in one sub-topic related to digital learning resources.
Assessment methods
The exam grade is based on Mozilla Open Badges achieved during the course. Detailed grading scale is in the course programme.
lektor H. Põldoja
Study literature
Põldoja, H. (2016). Digitaalsete õppematerjalide koostamine. Loetud aadressil

Villems, A., Kusmin, M., Peets, M.-L., Plank, T., Puusaar, M., Pilt, L., et al. (2012). Juhend kvaliteetse õpiobjekti loomiseks. (M. Dremljuga-Telk, toim.). Tallinn: Eesti Infotehnoloogia Sihtasutus.
Additional information
Kursuse sooritamiseks vajalik töö maht on 78 (3×26) tundi. Sellest
kontakttundidena toimub 16 tundi seminaride vormis.
Hindamisele pääsemise tingimused: kõik tööd peavad olema esitatud hiljemalt 3 päeva enne eksamit.
Replacement literature
Ainet pole võimalik läbida ainult asenduskirjanduse alusel.