Implementation of geographic information system (GIS) in secondary geography curriculum in Hong Kong: current situations and future directions.

By Lam, Chi-Chung, Lai, Edith, & Wong, Janice, The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Publication:
2009
Type:
Article
Journal
International Journal in Geographical and Environmental Education
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Volume
18
Issue
1
Pages
57-74
Peer Reviewed
No
Educational Research
Yes
Description:

Using geographic information system (GIS) in teaching and learning geography is an important direction in the secondary geography curriculum in Hong Kong. In the present study, interviews were conducted individually with 28 geography teachers from differe