O'Reilly logo

Cyberpsychology by Garry Young, Monica T. Whitty

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

8 Online Education

In Chapter 7 we examined young people’s experiences of digital technologies. In this chapter, we focus on another important issue relating to young people: education. More specifically, we examine here how digital technologies have changed the ways in which people learn and how online tools might be best used in educational settings. The aim of this chapter is to discuss online education in relation to questions such as: How does online learning differ from more traditional correspondence/distance learning, particularly in relation to student and tutor tasks and experience? What technical and pedagogical challenges does online education have to overcome when presented within an integrated education system, not only ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required