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Creating a Spreadsheet to Analyze the Global Digital Divide

Links to Course Competencies

This RWLO could be applied in the following courses: Sociology, Information Systems, any course studying global economics, Educational Technology, courses in which students are studying Excel spreadsheets, basic mathematics and others. Specifically, this RWLO meets the following course competencies:

  • Understanding the global digital divide, its causes and the conditions and variables that define it.
  • Creating Excel spreadsheets and building a meaningful chart graphically representing the data
  • Using technology and the resources of the WWW to locate and use information from a variety of resources
  • Understanding the basic formula and applications related to percents and being able to apply that concept in a spreadsheet
  • Drawing conlusions and articulating questions that arise from the consideration of researched and organized data