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Format of a Digital Content

All media messages have different kinds of contents intended for a particular target audience. Audience plays an important role in shaping the language of the digital message and in constructing the overall form of the digital content. Thus, the language … Continue reading

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Software Review on HelloSlide

Software and its features I used HelloSlide to prepare my digital media presentation for Learning Task 2. This software creates a presentation using a previously created presentation – in PowerPoint – and adds audio functionality using a written script provided … Continue reading

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Photo Editing – Inquiry into Digital Content

I chose a photo which was taken during my trip to a desert in Dubai, UAE in March of 2010. The photo shows a storage hut with a desert motor vehicle and a resting place for camels (on the left) … Continue reading

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My Overall Experience in EDER 677 Course

Six weeks of summer session went by so fast and now Distributed Learning course is almost over! It was a short term but there was a lot to learn in this course. The selection of readings for this course was … Continue reading

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E-Intensive Learning with Online Self and Peer Assessment

Students who are comfortable with traditional classroom can be overwhelmed with distance learning because there are no face-to-face instructions and there is independent studying, yet there is a flexibility to do coursework at anytime. In order to make distance learning … Continue reading

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E-focused Organic Chemistry Class

General Organic Chemistry course which I took at the university reminds me of blended learning classroom where I had face-to-face lectures in a science theatre and Computer Assisted Learning (CAL) sessions. A chemical bonding in reality is a three dimensional … Continue reading

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E-enhanced Learning through Online Collaborative Activity

For the past 5 years, I have had great opportunity teaching Investment Strategies (IS) program to students in Grades 8 and 9 at different schools.  This program is operated by Junior Achievement of Southern Alberta, a non-profit organization providing different … Continue reading

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3D Printing Technology in Teaching and Learning

As a science instructor at Calgary Science Network (CSN), one of the challenges is to find an appropriate strategy of introducing scientific concepts to very young children in Grades 2 to 5. Most of the time, I introduce a scientific … Continue reading

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