ERIC Number: EJ679435
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
Reflexive Photography as an Alternative Method for the Study of the Freshman Year Experience.
Harrington, Charles E.; Schibik, Timothy J.
NASPA Journal, v41 n1 Fall 2003
Describes alternative method for studying first-year students' impressions of first-semester experiences. Undergraduates were asked to take a series of reflexive photographs, then, in writing describe the reasons why they illustrate their experiences. Research revealed a number of primary themes, including perceptions about the university's physical environment; interactions with faculty and other students, and career counseling and preparation for the future. (Contains 38 references and 5 figures.) (ADT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A