Corpus ID: 109241306

Digital course materials: A case study of the Apple iPad in the academic environment

@inproceedings{Cameron2011DigitalCM,
  title={Digital course materials: A case study of the Apple iPad in the academic environment},
  author={A. Cameron and M. Bush},
  year={2011}
}
  • A. Cameron, M. Bush
  • Published 2011
  • Engineering
  • The newness of the iPad device creates a phenomenon unique and unstudied in the academic environment. By merging the innovations of electronic text, e-reader, and multi-modal functionality, the iPad tablet device can act as an e-reader providing digital course materials as well as a range of other supplementary academic applications. This qualitative research study was designed to explore the how the use of a multi-modal tablet device affects the academic environment. It is the writers… CONTINUE READING
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