ERIC Number: EJ830800
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Sep
Abstractor: As Provided
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Personal Broadcasting: Applications in Higher Education
Wolf, Patricia D.
Journal of Computing in Higher Education, v19 n1 p48-64 Sep 2007
Personal Broadcasting, which includes podcasting, vodcasting, phonecasting, Webcasting, blogging, and wikis, is one of the emerging technologies that will have a significant effect on education within the next five years. This article describes the techniques used in personal broadcasting, describes how they are being used in higher education, outlines some advantages and disadvantages of personal broadcasting, and speculates on the role of personal broadcasting in student learning outcomes.
Descriptors: Higher Education, Outcomes of Education, College Students, Educational Innovation, Influence of Technology, Electronic Publishing, Web Sites, Internet, Computer Uses in Education, Electronic Learning, Educational Technology, Technology Integration, Computer Mediated Communication, Handheld Devices
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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