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IKT som verktyg för lärande i historia : en studie av gymnasielärares syn på IKT i historieundervisningen

By Simon Oxblod


This essay examines the possibilities for the use of ICT for learning in the subject of history. By interviewing history teachers in upper secondary school about their experiences and thoughts regarding the subjects of learning, history and ICT, as well as the relations there between, based on Mishra and Koehlers TPACK model, I come to the conclusion that ICT may enhance learning in history. I also conclude that ICT may create new learning environments in history, where knowledge may or may not grow. The more unique ways of using ICT in history, compared to other school subjects, appears to be the possibility of using a variety of new sources, for example digitized primary sources from archives, that perhaps will motivate students, and make it possible to work from a con- structivistic point of view in history. Other unique possibilities are to satisfy the need of concretizing and visualizing the history being taught, by using a broad range of different media when presenting it.

Topics: Technology, IT, ICT, History, Learning, Archives, Mobility, Secondary School, TPCK, TPACK, Teknik, Teknologi, IT, IKT, Historia, Lärande, Arkiv, Arkivpedagogik, Mobilitet, Gymnasiet, TPCK, TPACK
Publisher: Södertörns högskola, Institutionen för kultur och lärande
Year: 2013
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