Multimedia Learning and Social Work Education

  title={Multimedia Learning and Social Work Education},
  author={Neil Ballantyne},
  journal={Social Work Education},
  pages={613 - 622}
  • N. Ballantyne
  • Published 4 August 2008
  • Education
  • Social Work Education
The use of multimedia technology in social work education predates the web. Innovative social work educators have incorporated images, audio, and video into the curriculum to enrich and enliven teaching ever since it was possible to do so. This paper reviews the literature on multimedia applications in social work education, and places this work in the context of the broader theoretical and empirical literature on learning with multimedia. The debate about the impact of media on learning is… 
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