ALVAN IKOKU FEDERAL COLLEGE OF EDUCATION OWERRI IN AFFILIATION WITH UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA NSUKKA MATHEMATICS DEPARTMENT SED 301 : COMPUTER BASED SCIENCE INSTRUCTION, SIMULATION AND ANIMATION.

1a) What is a Computer?
b) Why is a computer referred to as an electronic device?
c) Explain the meaning of the following terms as used in computer science.
i) Data. ii)Programs, iii)Data processing. iv)Information

2a. Define Computer Assisted Instruction(CAI)
b. List and discuss three advantages and disadvantages of CAl in Science
Education?
c. Discuss four impediments of CAl in Science Education?
d. what are the contributions of CAl in the development of science Education

3a) what is virtual Laboratory?
b) How can Virtual laboratory enhance scientific learning in 21st century?
c). Discuss four barriers to adopting of virtual laboratory in science Education in
Nigeria.

4a) Write notes on the following modes of Learning in Science Education
i). E-learning ii) Blended learning ii) Flipped Classroom iv) Mobile iearning

5. Define the following:
i) Computer Simulation ii) Computer Animation
b) What are the benefits of Simulation and Animation in Science Education?
c). Explain different kinds of animation

6a. Discuss the different types of online assessment in Science Education.
b. Discuss six approaches for evaluating students in Science Education
c. Explain five online assessment tools for Distance Learning.