Search for dissertations about: "technology-in-practice"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the word technology-in-practice.

  1. 1. Design and use of mobile technology in distance language education Matching learning practices with technologies-in-practice

    University dissertation from Örebro : Repro

    Author : Olga Viberg; Örebro universitet.; Högskolan Dalarna.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Informatik; Informatics; online distance education; mobile learning; mobile-assisted language learning; information systems artefact; design science research; learning practices; structuration; self-regulation; technology-in-practice; Complex Systems – Microdata Analysis; Komplexa system - mikrodataanalys; Informations- och kommunikationsteknik; Information and Communication Technology;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on the adaptation of formal education to people’s technology- use patterns, theirtechnology-in-practice, where the ubiquitous use of mobile technologies is central. The research question is: How can language learning practices occuring in informal learning environments be effectively integrated with formal education through the use of mobile technology? The study investigates the technical, pedagogical, social and cultural challenges involved in a design science approach. READ MORE