Online Learning Hardback
Edited by Michael Thomas
Part of the Sage Library of Educational Thought & Practice series
'Online learning is growing rapidly as a discipline and in terms of its influence on education and training.
Many activities that seemed impossible a decade ago - such as person to person online video - are now common place.
The last five years have produced dramatic change in how individuals interact with each other and with information.
This publication provides among the best theorizing, research, and implementation on online learning.
Those who are new to technology in learning will find it a wonderful starting point.
Those with extensive experience in online learning will find it to be an excellent foundation to revisit' - George Siemens, Athabasca University, CanadaWith the recent emergence of Web 2.0 technologies and the widespread use and availability of laptop computers and wireless networks, the integration of digital technologies is increasingly seen as an inevitable factor in e-Learning and education. Online Learning examines the influence of new technologies on online pedagogy and provides an authoritative synthesis of existing research in the field. It also investigates the direction of e-Learning in the digital age. Consisting of approximately 85 articles, the five parts focus on:Part One: Professional Development and TrainingPart Two: Digital PedagogiesPart Three: Digital LiteraciesPart Four: New and Emerging Technologies Part Five: Online Assessment
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 1680 pages
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
- Publication Date: 13/06/2011
- Category: Educational equipment & technology, computer-aided learning (CAL)
- ISBN: 9780857027658