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Hollywood and student learning

Sturma, M. and MacCallum, J. (1998) Hollywood and student learning. In: Teaching and Learning Forum 1998 : Teaching and Learning in Changing Times, 4 - 5 February 1998, University of Western Australia, Perth

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During second semester 1997 we undertook a project to ascertain how the use of Hollywood feature films with historical content affected students' learning of twentieth century American History. Questionnaires, reflective journals and interviews were used to gauge the impact of films on student learning. In this Research Vignette we will report on our findings.

Publication Type: Conference Paper
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Education
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