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New Ecology for Education — Communication X Learning

Selected Papers from the HKAECT-AECT 2017 Summer International Research Symposium

Editors: Ma, W.K.W., Chan, C.K.A., Tong, K.-w., Fung, H., Fong, C.W.R. (Eds.)

  • Equips readers to handle complex issues in both communication and education
  • Clarifies the difference between practitioners and academics in communication and in education
  • Calls for new communication and pedagogies in response to technological changes 
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About this book

This book gathers the best papers from the HKAECT-AECT 2017 Summer International Research Symposium. Revealing the complex interactions between communication and learning, which are represented by the symbol “X” in the title, it provides a platform for knowledge exchange on the new ecology for education in the digital era. It also equips readers to handle complex issues in both communication and education, and clarifies the difference between practitioners and academics in communication and in education.

About the authors

Ma, Wai-Kit Will received his PhD at the University of Hong Kong. He is currently an Associate Professor at the Department of Journalism and Communication, Hong Kong Shue Yan University. Dr. Ma’s research focuses on the use of information systems for communication, knowledge sharing and knowledge creation. He is the President of the HKAECT and served as Co-editor of the Journal of Communication and Education.

CHAN, Chi-Keung (Alex) earned his master and doctoral degrees in Educational Psychology at the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities. Alex is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Counselling and Psychology, Hong Kong Shue Yan University. He is also the Vice-President of the HKAECT. His research interests include cyber risky behaviors and positive technology.

TONG, Kar-wai is the Secretary of the HKAECT. Dr. Tong holds a degree of Doctor of Juridical Science and serves as an editor for various international journals. He is also a book co-editor. His research interests include happiness, Confucianism, human rights, medico-legal liabilities, and legal issues in education.

FUNG, Heidi is the Treasurer of the HKAECT and an Assistant Professor at the Department of Accounting, Hong Kong Shue Yan University. Heidi received her MSc (ITE) at the University of Hong Kong and her MBA at the University of Melbourne, Australia. Her research interests include educational technology, blended learning in higher education, and generic skills development.

FONG, Cheuk Wai Rose earned her doctoral degree in Education at Durham University, UK. She is currently a senior lecturer and the Director of Student Services at the Community College of City University (CCCU) and the Public Relations Officer of the HKAECT. Rose’s research interests include education technology, human-computer interaction, and thinking skills in self-reflection and creativity.

Table of contents (23 chapters)

  • A New Ecology for Education: Refocusing Educational Technology Beyond Content

    Hokanson, Brad

    Pages 1-6

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  • Are Social Media Alternatives to Learning Management Systems When Teaching Online?

    Correia, Ana-Paula

    Pages 9-19

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  • MOOCs in China: A Review of Literature, 2012–2016

    Li, Xiaoqin (et al.)

    Pages 21-32

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  • The Acceptance of Using Social Mobile Application for Learning in Hong Kong’s Higher Education

    Ng, Kwan Keung (et al.)

    Pages 33-46

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  • Theoretical Frameworks and Research Methods in the Study of MOOC/e-Learning Behaviors: A Theoretical and Empirical Review

    Song, Zhao Xun (et al.)

    Pages 47-65

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eBook 142,79 €
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  • ISBN 978-981-10-4346-8
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Hardcover 176,79 €
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  • ISBN 978-981-10-4345-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
New Ecology for Education — Communication X Learning
Book Subtitle
Selected Papers from the HKAECT-AECT 2017 Summer International Research Symposium
Editors
  • Wai Kit Will Ma
  • Chi Keung Alex Chan
  • Kar-wai Tong
  • Heidi Fung
  • Cheuk Wai Rose Fong
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-4346-8
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-4346-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-4345-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 295
Number of Illustrations and Tables
32 b/w illustrations
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