Whats up with Whatsapp? Formal & informal online student communities

Abstract

This paper reports on a qualitative study which investigated the formation of formal and informal communities within one cohort of online distance learners. The project adopted a case study approach, following twenty-four... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Orna Farrell (Dublin City University)
  2. James Brunton (DCU)

Topic Areas

Topics: Innovations and Design in Online and Blended Learning , Topics: Digital Identities and Literacies

Session

RP - 02 » Innovations and Design in Online and Blended Learning (14:15 - Thursday, 31st May, L115 (Parallel 2))