Social Networking Sites For Learning: A Review From Vygotskian Perspective

Zainuddin, Shazarin Ahmad and Azween, Abdullah and Alan, G. Downe (2011) Social Networking Sites For Learning: A Review From Vygotskian Perspective. In: 2011 International Conference on Computer Communication and Management (ICCCM2011), 02-03/05, Sydeny, Australia.

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Social learning using Social Networking Sites such as Facebook.com and its relationship with the concepts of Vygotsky's Sociocultural Learning Theory are reviewed in this paper. Its potential effects to learners during social learning and possibility to be applied in learning institutes are discussed conceptually. Growth of users registered with Facebook gained interest for researchers to view its educational aspects especially from the concept of Vygotskian.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects:Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
Departments / MOR / COE:Research Institutes > Megacities
ID Code:5522
Deposited By: Assoc Prof Dr Azween Abdullah
Deposited On:30 May 2011 12:38
Last Modified:19 Jan 2017 08:22

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