Tablet use in Learning and Teaching

UCISA case studies on mobile learning

https://www.ucisa.ac.uk/bestpractice/Copy_of_publications/effective_use.aspx

Includes several case studies of ipad use:

  • Manchester Met – promoting collaborative learning in Health & Social care students
  • Manchester Medical school – work based learning
  • Greenwich – enhance undergraduate laboratory training

Other projects of note:

Greenwich (again) – teamworking project http://www2.gre.ac.uk/research/centres/ecentre/projects/ipad-teamworking-project

Leeds medical school – iphone project and app development http://www.apple.com/uk/education/real-stories/leeds-uni/

1st International conference on ipads in HE – quite a few UK examples http://ipadsinhe.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/ihe_2014_proceedings.pdf

UEL staff recommendations on tablet apps

iPad app list prepared by Ionel Ursu for RDBS: Recommended iPad Applications for Staff

Diigo list on Tablets in Education by Alan Weller (CASS): https://www.diigo.com/list/alwell/Using-Tablets-in-education

Reference

JISC – mobile learning apps & websites http://www.jisc.ac.uk/whatwedo/topics/mobilelearning/apps-websites.aspx

Wealth of resources on apps and mobile learning by Tennessee University consortium http://emergingtech.tbr.edu/

Note in particular the search engine on the right of the home page that enables you to search for apps by device/sector/subject.

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