IRMA-International.org: Creator of Knowledge
Information Resources Management Association
Advancing the Concepts & Practices of Information Resources Management in Modern Organizations

Mobile Wireless Technologies Application in Education

Mobile Wireless Technologies Application in Education
View Sample PDF
Author(s): Maryam Haghshenas (MAGFA Company, Iran), Abouzar Sadeghzadeh (University of Bradford, UK), Roghayeh Shahbazi (Alzahra University, Tehran, Iran) and Mojtaba Nassiriyar (University of Tehran, Iran)
Copyright: 2016
Pages: 22
Source title: Human-Computer Interaction: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Source Author(s)/Editor(s): Information Resources Management Association (USA)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-8789-9.ch049

Purchase

View Mobile Wireless Technologies Application in Education on the publisher's website for pricing and purchasing information.

Abstract

This chapter brings the reader's attention to understanding how technologies are aiding education with a focus on mobile technologies. In the early sections of this chapter, mobile technologies are explained briefly along with their significance to education. Implications for all involved in the education process using these technologies are then discussed. A pedagogical framework for mobile learning is then introduced along with standard theories commonly used, such as the transactional distance theory. Technological limitations and considerations are discussed to highlight future measures when designing these technologies specifically for educational purposes. Examples of mobile technology implementations in current education stages are then presented, such as mobile technology uses in higher education along with technologies used for early learners. Finally, the main objective of this chapter is presented to discuss the future of mobile technologies thoroughly, including assumptions of how these technologies will be part of everyday life for future learners.

Related Content

Abraham E. Flanigan, Wayne A. Babchuk, Jackie HeeYoung Kim. © 2022. 21 pages.
Joe C. Martin. © 2022. 15 pages.
Tiphaine Colliot. © 2022. 24 pages.
Yaoping Peng, Jonathan G. Tullis. © 2022. 29 pages.
Daniel B. le Roux, Douglas A. Parry. © 2022. 28 pages.
Anna C. Brady, Yeo-eun Kim, Jacqueline von Spiegel. © 2022. 23 pages.
Jeffrey H. Kuznekoff. © 2022. 18 pages.
Body Bottom