Digital Storytelling-Blogs, Podcasts, Videos, Movies, Images

Storytelling is an art form that exists from ancient times’ right up to the present day. Nowadays the stories we share are often multimodal; text, still images, moving images and sound. From a storytelling perspective we have evolved from sharing fairy tales, myths and historical accounts to sharing a wide variety of stories through printed books, e-books, movies, images, videos, blogs, micro-blogs and podcasts.

This creative and innovative workshop will:

  • Explore the benefits of digital storytelling to improve the key skills of literacy, creativity, working with others, managing myself and communication.
  • Examine the effective use of images, audio, video and text to create a digital story.
  • Use digital tools that support the creation of high quality digital stories
  • Focus on methods of story planning, creating and sourcing images, capturing video and how these can tie in with the curriculum.
  • Discover how the digital storytelling process can improve students engagement in learning and student’s ability to self assess.

Course Properties

Course date 12-11-2019 7:00 pm
End Date 19-11-2019 9:00 pm
Fee Free
Speaker Pearl Heneghan & Denise McCann
Select Hours 5
Location Sligo Education Centre

Sligo Education Centre

Contact details

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Address: IT Campus, Ballinode, Sligo 
Eir Code: F91 WFW9 
Phone: +353 71 9138700 
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