Networked Learning: Perspectives and Issues

Front Cover
Christine Steeples, Christopher Jones
Springer London, 2002 - Business & Economics - 348 pages
0 Reviews
The area of networked learning (learning in which information and communications technology (ICT) is used to promote connections between people and resources) is wide and growing in importance, especially in further and higher education. It offers the opportunity to offer more flexible access to learning programmes over time and space, but not enough is yet known about exactly what it can offer and how best to ensure that institutions maintain and improve the quality of the learning experience. This book focuses on the key issues which anyone involved with the use, administration, or study of networked learning will need to know about. These include policy issues, the costs of networked learning, staff development issues, and the student experience. With contributions from authors based in Europe and the US and Australia, it offers a global perspective which is designed to inform professional practice and its administration. It will be essential reading for practitioners and researchers in higher education and learning technology and will be of interest to policy-makers and managers in HE academic administration. It will also be relevant to learning technologists and support staff, who may not have direct involvement with teaching but still need to understand the opportunities and issues presented by networked learning, and also to students and researchers in education and social science. "The list of authors reads like a "Who's Who" of Networked Learning" (Professor Diana Laurillard, OU, UK).

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Related books

References to this book

All Book Search results »

References from web pages

Networked learning
Networked Learning: Perspectives and Issues looks at what networked learning has to offer and how best we can ensure that its take-up maintains or improves ...
portal.acm.org/ citation.cfm?id=571334& coll=GUIDE& dl=GUIDE& CFID=15151515& CFTOKEN=6184618

Networked learning: perspectives and issues - Lancaster Eprints
STEEPLES, C. and JONES, C. (2002) Networked learning: perspectives and issues. Springer, London, UK. Full text available as: ...
eprints.lancs.ac.uk/ 28/

Lifelong Learning Conference Program
In C. Steeples & C. Jones (Eds.), Networked Learning: Perspectives and Issues (pp. 1-14). London: Springer. Spector, jm (2002). Foreword. ...
lifelonglearning.cqu.edu.au/ 2006/ abstracts/ abstracts-12.htm

No Job Name
Networked learning: weak links and boundaries. This special section of the journal is concerned with net-. worked learning and the relationships this area ...
www.blackwell-synergy.com/ doi/ pdf/ 10.1111/ j.1365-2729.2007.00270.x

Computers & Education : Researching the impact of the networked ...
Networked learning: Perspectives and issues, Springer, London. Biggs, J., 1999. Teaching for quality learning at university: What the student does. ...
linkinghub.elsevier.com/ retrieve/ pii/ S0360131503001520

Chapter 1 Research on networked learning: An overview
C. Jones, eds, Networked Learning: Perspectives and Issues, pp. 49–75. London:. Springer-Verlag. Goodyear, P., Asensio, M., Jones, C., Hodgson, ...
www.springerlink.com/ index/ k80jm7122p32084l.pdf

Research
Networked Learning: Perspectives and Issues. C. Steeples and C. Jones. London, Springer: 169 - 192. Gunn, C., S. French, H. macleod, M. mcsporran and G. ...
homepages.ed.ac.uk/ ejua41/ research.html

The INLEI Project
Networked learning: perspectives and issues. London, Springer. Fulan, MG, with Stiegelbauer, S (1991) The new meaning of educational change (2nd ed) London: ...
www.sfeuprojects.org.uk/ inlei/ references.html

Untitled Document
In C. Steeples and C. Jones (Eds.) Networked Learning: Perspectives and Issues. London: Springer. Pp 308 - 342. Crook, ck and Barrowcliff, ...
deveurope.com/ ckc/ cvrefs301005.html

e-Prints Soton - Exploring school students’ online interactions ...
Networked Learning: perspectives and issues, London: Springer, pp. 309-322. mcconnell, D. (2000) Implementing Computer Supported Cooperative Learning. ...
eprints.soton.ac.uk/ 26175/

About the author (2002)

Chris Jones is Principal Lecturer in Accounting and Finance at Sheffield Hallam University.