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Visual technology for the autonomous learning of mathematics


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Title Visual technology for the autonomous learning of mathematics
Creator Linneweber‐Lammerskitten, Helmut; University of Applied Sciences, Northwestern Switzerland Schäfer, Marc; Rhodes University Samson, Duncan; Rhodes University
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Description This paper describes a collaborative research and development project between the University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland and Rhodes University in South Africa. The project seeks to establish, disseminate and research the efficacy and use of short video clips designed specifically for the autonomous learning of mathematics. Specific to the South African context is our interest in capitalising on the ubiquity of cellphone technology and the autonomous affordances offered by mobile learning. This paper engages with a number of theoretical and pedagogical issues relating to the design, production and use of these video clips. Although the focus is specific to the contexts of South Africa and Switzerland, the discussion is of broad applicability.
Publisher AOSIS Publishing
Date 2010-09-28
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Format application/pdf
Identifier 10.4102/pythagoras.v0i72.18
Source Pythagoras; Issue 72 (2010); 27-35
Language en
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