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Influence of laptops in lifelong learning: A study of student and teacher perspectives

Nair, Radhakrishnan (2010) Influence of laptops in lifelong learning: A study of student and teacher perspectives. In: Lifelong Learning International Conference 2010 (3LInC '10), 10 - 12 November 2010, Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Unpublished)

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This paper examines the perspectives of students and teachers on the influence of laptops in lifelong learning. The data was collected by distributing questionnaires to students in the age group of 18-20 years in the foundation year of the German University of Technology in Oman. Lecturers were also surveyed to obtain their perspective. The questionnaire had 20 multiple choice and short answer questions. Responses were anonymous. The results of this study would benefit teachers and administrators of higher education institutions aiming improvement in the effective use of laptops for lifelong learning.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: Organised by Executive Development Centre Universiti Utara Malaysia
Uncontrolled Keywords: Laptops as study tool, technology in lifelong learning, social networking, internet surfing
Subjects: L Education > LC Special aspects of education > LC5201 Education extension. Adult education. Continuing education
Divisions: Executive Development Centre
Depositing User: Mrs. Norazmilah Yaakub
Date Deposited: 03 Jan 2011 02:49
Last Modified: 03 Jan 2011 02:49

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