ERIC Number: EJ656038
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Computer-Mediated Communication and Social Presence in a Distance Learning Environment.
Leh, Amy S. C.
International Journal of Educational Telecommunications, v7 n2 p109-28 2001
Describes a study of college students that investigated the appropriateness of computer-mediated communication (CMC), particularly email, in distance learning, and the opinions of students and instructors towards the use of CMC in instruction. Discusses results of surveys and interviews as well a follow-up study conducted one year after the initial study. (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Mediated Communication, Distance Education, Followup Studies, Higher Education, Interviews, Student Attitudes, Surveys, Teacher Attitudes
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