Facilitators: Ronald Arendse (UWC), Amanda Morris and Roux Rossouw (CPUT).
Academics need to recognize the growing and important role cell phones play in students’ lives. For a generation weaned on instant messaging, text messaging, and the web, there is a need for instructors to design instructional strategies based on these digital learning styles to meet students in their own world.
Ronald Arendse: The use of Mxit for supporting students’ learning
Amanda Morris: The use of MMS in Graphic Design Courses
Podcast (42 mins, 19.3 MB)
Presentation (pdf, 725 kb)
Access to Mxit webclient: click here.