NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Showing all 8 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Paul, Narmada; Glassman, Michael – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2017
The present study makes the case that the individual constituents of internet self-efficacy--search self-efficacy, communication self-efficacy, organisation self-efficacy, differentiation self-efficacy, and reactive/generative self-efficacy--may be of differential importance in predicting internet anxiety within web-assisted learning environments.…
Descriptors: Anxiety, Self Efficacy, Internet, Correlation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Yueh, Hsiu-Ping; Huang, Jo-Yi; Chang, Chueh – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2015
The purpose of this study was to investigate what factors affect students' adaptation and continued use of a Wiki system for collaborative writing tasks through an extension of the Unified Theory of Acceptance and Use of Technology (UTAUT). This study was conducted in a general education course in a university in northern Taiwan. Data were…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Technology Uses in Education, Educational Technology, Cooperative Learning
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Huang, Yueh-Min; Liu, Ming-Chi; Chen, Nian-Shing; Kinshuk; Wen, Dunwei – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2014
Web-based information problem-solving has been recognised as a critical ability for learners. However, the development of students' abilities in this area often faces several challenges, such as difficulty in building well-organised knowledge structures to support complex problems that require higher-order skills (e.g., system thinking). To…
Descriptors: Problem Solving, Concept Mapping, Educational Technology, Thinking Skills
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Lu, Jie; Churchill, Daniel – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2014
This paper reports a study that investigated the social interaction pattern of collaborative learning and the factors affecting the effectiveness of collaborative learning in a social networking environment (SNE). A class of 55 undergraduate students enrolled in an elective course at a Chinese university was recruited for the study. The…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Social Networks, Cooperative Learning, Undergraduate Study
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Chew, Esyin; Ding, Seong Lin – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2014
Educational practitioners in the higher education institutions of the UK have increasingly promoted the use of wikis. The technology enhanced learning experience of the UK was transferred to a local higher educational agency in Malaysia through a collaborative research project called WiLearn. By examining a student cohort enrolled in Chinese…
Descriptors: Peer Evaluation, Web Sites, Groups, Learning Experience
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Carroll, Julie-Anne; Diaz, Abbey; Meiklejohn, Judith; Newcomb, Michelle; Adkins, Barbara – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2013
While the Internet has been described as fundamental to higher education students, social and leisure internet tools are also increasingly being used by these students to generate and maintain their social and professional networks and interactions. Rapid technological advancements have enabled greater and faster access to information for learning…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Undergraduate Students, Academic Discourse, Student Research
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Snodgrass, Suzanne – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2011
Health professionals use critical thinking, a key problem solving skill, for clinical reasoning which is defined as the use of knowledge and reflective inquiry to diagnose a clinical problem. Teaching these skills in traditional settings with growing class sizes is challenging, and students increasingly expect learning that is flexible and…
Descriptors: Class Activities, Cooperation, Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Tan, Shuyan Melissa; Ladyshewsky, Richard K.; Gardner, Peter – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2010
This qualitative study investigated the impact of using blogs on the clinical reasoning and meta-cognitive skills of undergraduate physiotherapy students in a fieldwork education program. A blog is a web based document that enables individuals to enter comments and read each others' comments in a dynamic and interactive manner. In this study,…
Descriptors: Web Sites, Electronic Publishing, Metacognition, Physical Therapy