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Designing an authentic blend: Development of a real-life learning environment for higher education

Smith, T. and Parker, J. (2011) Designing an authentic blend: Development of a real-life learning environment for higher education. In: Eculture 2011: Internationalisation and diversity, 9-10 November 2011, Edith Cowan University (Joondalup Campus), Perth.

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      Abstract

      Increasing student enrolments in higher education have created new challenges for universities to address, if they are to provide a quality learning experiences for all students. One key challenge is identifying how to construct more flexible, interactive and engaging student-centred environments that can support students‟ transition to the workplace. This article describes how teaching and learning processes have been reengineered to design an authentic blended learning environment that offers students real-life learning experiences supported by new technologies.

      Publication Type: Conference Paper
      Conference Website: http://ro.ecu.edu.au/eculture/2011/
      URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/5945
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