Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom

Cool Australia
Educating for a Sustainable future
Use infographics to help your students understand data, compare texts, express a point of view or summarise learning.
Target Audience
Secondary Teachers
28 reviews
74

Learning Areas

General Description

Infographics have grown in popularity because they communicate information quickly and clearly. These visual tools represent information, data or knowledge. In this hands-on course, you will build your ability to use infographics as a learning tool in your curriculum. You’ll discover how to understand infographics and create your own.

You’ll learn:

- How to use infographics to help Year 7-12 students understand data, compare texts, express a point of view or summarise learning.
- How to read and understand seven different types of infographics.
- How to design, create and publish infographics in any subject area.
- How to use a range of lesson plans to teach infographics.

Audience

Secondary Teachers

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

24/7 course access


IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

- If you have a TTA subscription or membership please ignore the pricing when enrolling. Rest assured if your school has a subscription you will not be charged and for Memberships, your invoice will be adjusted accordingly to reflect your discount.

- If you have no subscription or membership but you are interested in placing a bulk discounted order for a team of teachers see the ONLINE TEAM tab above.

- For more details on our Unlimited Online Subscription packages Click here .

- Money-Back Guarantee – If you complete less than 25% of an online course and aren’t impressed, simply visit tta.edu/go/refund to let us know what happened, and we will cancel your enrolment and provide a full refund.

Teaching Standards

2.1.2 Proficient Level – Content and teaching strategies of the teaching area
3.3.2 Proficient Level – Use teaching strategies
3.4.2 Proficient Level – Select and use resources

Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom before 31 July 2021 under NESA’s interim arrangements will contribute 2 hours and 0 minutes of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and assessment of NSW curriculum addressing standard descriptors 2.1.2, 3.3.2, 3.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.


This course contributes to 2.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

  Start Date Location Availability Price    
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Sessions

Introduction

10 minutes

Get started with your online professional development.

About Infographics

25 minutes

Discover the benefits of teaching infographics.

Reading Infographics

25 minutes

Learn how to read seven common types of infographics.

Creating Infographics

25 minutes

Experience each step of creating your own infographic.

Your Teaching

25 minutes

Download lesson plans that you can use right away

Reflection

10 minutes

Reflect on your course learning and next steps.

User Rating

4.6

Latest Reviews

Please note the feedback listed here is unfiltered, and includes all comments and ratings collected.

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

excellent, lots of fantastic ideas A great course to get you started.

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

Excellent course. I have learnt to use infographics to teach and will also encourage students to use it when they are studying.

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

great

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

High quality instruction and explanation.

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

Very relevant

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

Very relevant

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

good quality

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

I thought the explanation of what the different types of infographics were was useful as well as the steps involved but would have liked to see more in the resources on actual infographic making tools especially free ones.

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

Fantastic!

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

great

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

Great presentation and quality of the course

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

Good – general but good.

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

Brilliant programme

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

The course was not what I expected from the original title.
The content was well organised and explained well.

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

It was a good learning experience and relevant to my teaching.

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

great. I was able to see how I can use this when presenting information to the school community or in the classroom

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
08/10/2020

Good. I am looking forward to seeing more at the Cool Australia site. Then having a play and seeing what I can create and how I can apply in class

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
27/04/2020

All information and videos were great.

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
27/04/2020

This course was relevant and helpful to start a line of thinking about how to present information to students and how to teach them to create infographics as well.

Visualise Data in the Secondary Classroom - Cool Australia
27/04/2020

It was relevant and provided plenty of information to assist in implementation.


About the team


Cool Australia

Creator

Cool Australia is an award winning not-for-profit dedicated to supporting educators with tools to foster ‘learning for life’. We help integrate topics around sustainability, ethics, economics and wellbeing across the curriculum. This enables teachers of all age groups and disciplines to engage young Aussies in real-life learning whilst achieving Australian Curriculum and Early Years Learning Framework outcomes. Our accredited professional development is designed to build your confidence, understanding and expertise. You will learn through a mixture of practical and thinking activities as well as hearing the stories of others. Plus you will access a range of teaching tools that can you can use straight away in your teaching.