The Online Pacific Way: An Internet Teaching Approach for South Pacific Learners
The presentation will explore the cultural appropriateness of an on-line learning course for Pacific Island students. The course used a range of technology, particularly the communication tools of WebCT-chat rooms, discussion boards and emails, Digital Camcorders and video conferencing to deliver a student-centred approach simultaneously in two Pacific Island centres.
Keywords: Student Centred Learning, On-line Learning, Cultural Appropriateness
Dr. Connie Marsh
Senior Lecturer (Academic Development), Centre for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching Department of Education and Psychology , University of the South Pacific
Dr. Robert Hogan
University of the South Pacific