Search for dissertations about: "Sheila Zimic"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Sheila Zimic.

  1. 1. OPENING THE BOX Exploring the presumptions about the 'Net Generation'

    University dissertation from Sundsvall : Mid Sweden University

    Author : Sheila Zimic; Mittuniversitetet.; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Net Generation ; presumptions; deconstruction; digital competence; digital participation; SOCIAL SCIENCES Statistics; computer and systems science Informatics; computer and systems science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Statistik; data- och systemvetenskap Informatik; data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : There are many names or labels which refer to the generation growing up with digital media and these include labels such as ‘Net Generation’ (Tapscott, 1998), ‘digital natives’ (Prensky, 2001), ‘cyberkids’ (Holloway, 2003) and ‘MySpacegeneration’ (Rosen, 2008). The core idea behind these labels is that young people who have grown up surrounded by digital technology are very different to previous generations in their way of using and even thinking about the new digital technology. READ MORE