Can PBL-GIS Work Online?

By King, Elizabeth, Pennsylvania State University

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Publication:
Taylor and Francis; 2008
Type:
Article
Journal
Journal of Geography
ISBN:
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Volume
107
Issue
2
Pages
43-51
Peer Reviewed
No
Educational Research
Yes
Description:

Abstract This research examines the effectiveness of problem-based learning (PBL) in an online geographic information systems (GIS) course for adult learners. Adults expect to take greater control of their learning and tend to be self-directed.