ERIC Number: EJ560048
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Using Computer Simulations To Enhance Conceptual Change: The Roles of Constructivist Instruction and Student Epistemological Beliefs.
Windschitl, Mark; Andre, Thomas
Journal of Research in Science Teaching, v35 n2 p145-60 Feb 1998
Investigates the effects of a constructivist versus objectivist learning environment on college students' conceptual change using a computer simulation of the human cardiovascular system as an instructional tool. Contains 33 references. (DDR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: Epistemological and Ontological Underpinnings in Science Education.