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Teaching and Technology at the University of the South Pacific

Halter, Nicholas (2020) Teaching and Technology at the University of the South Pacific. Journal of Pacific History, 55 . pp. 1-11. ISSN 0022-3344

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    Abstract

    Online learning and teaching have remained at the periphery of discussions about teaching Pacific history, and universities were unprepared for the shift to online spaces forced by the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic this year. It is timely for those teaching Pacific courses online to consider the lessons learnt from the University of the South Pacific History Department, which has been teaching online for the past four years. Experiments with collaborative content curation have highlighted the challenges associated with adapting new forms of technology in a Pacific regional context and the possibilities for regional collaboration and cooperation.

    Item Type: Journal Article
    Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
    T Technology > T Technology (General)
    Divisions: Faculty of Arts, Law and Education (FALE) > School of Social Sciences
    Depositing User: Nicholas Halter
    Date Deposited: 12 Nov 2020 16:42
    Last Modified: 12 Nov 2020 16:42
    URI: http://repository.usp.ac.fj/id/eprint/12385
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