A study of multimedia in an environmental science course

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dc.contributor.advisor Lang, Harry - Chair en_US
dc.contributor.advisor Bateman, Gerald en_US
dc.contributor.author Stefano, Matthew en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2005-09-06T16:56:07Z en_US
dc.date.available 2005-09-06T16:56:07Z en_US
dc.date.issued 2005-09-06T16:56:07Z en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1850/1009 en_US
dc.description.abstract This study examined the use of sign movies, content movies, and adjunct questions in an instructional unit for Deaf students taking an environmental science course. Pre and post tests of factual recall as well as an attitude measure were administered to detennine if web-based technology benefits Deaf students taking environmental science courses. The results indicate that deaf students learning through web-based technology benefit from embedded American Sign Language explanations and questions as adjunct instructional aids. Implications of using webbased technology are discussed for science teachers having deaf students in their classes. en_US
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dc.subject Deaf education en_US
dc.subject Environment science en_US
dc.subject Multimedia en_US
dc.title A study of multimedia in an environmental science course en_US
dc.type Master's Project en_US
dc.description.college National Technical Institute of the Deaf en_US
dc.description.department Secondary Education of Students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing en_US
dc.description.approval 2005-05-19 en_US

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