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Face-to-face and online interactions - is a task a task?

Duensing, Annette; Stickler, Ursula; Batstone, Carolyn and Heins, Barbara (2006). Face-to-face and online interactions - is a task a task? Journal of Learning Design, 1(2) pp. 35–45.

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This study contrasts two different ways of analysing interaction and participation in language learning tutorials: Social network analysis of frequency and QSR analysis of type of interaction. One task from three German beginners' language tutorials (one delivered face-to-face, the other two online) is analysed. A description of the background and method of the study is provided together with some examples of the findings. As this is work in progress, only tentative conclusions can be provided at this stage.

Item Type: Journal Article
ISSN: 1832-8342
Keywords: distance teaching; interaction; online tuition; synchronous audio-graphic conferencing
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Languages
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 5417
Depositing User: Annette Duensing
Date Deposited: 12 Sep 2006
Last Modified: 05 Dec 2010 06:14
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