Innovations in Open and Flexible Education

  • Kam Cheong Li
  • Kin Sun Yuen
  • Billy Tak Ming Wong

Part of the Education Innovation Series book series (EDIN)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxv
  2. Open/Flexible Curriculum and Pedagogy

  3. Mobile and Ubiquitous Learning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 83-83
    2. Kam Cheong Li, Linda Yin King Lee, Suet Lai Wong, Ivy Sui Yu Yau, Billy Tak Ming Wong
      Pages 97-107
    3. Harvinder Kaur Dharam Singh, Tick Meng Lim, Tai Kwan Woo, Mansor Fadzil
      Pages 109-119
    4. Xiangyang Zhang, Shu-Chiu Hung, Linda Zhang
      Pages 121-131
  4. Digitised Media and Open Educational Resources

  5. Tracking and Analysis of Student Learning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 211-211
    2. Jun Lv, Ning Sheng Ma, Kai Fang, Xian Chao Ma
      Pages 213-222
    3. Kin Chew Lim
      Pages 233-242
    4. Wing-Kwong Wong, Bo-Sing Guo, Tsung-Kai Chao, Chao-Jung Wu, Yunn-Wen Lien
      Pages 253-264
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 265-267

About this book


This book covers a broad range of innovations in education, such as flipped classrooms, the educational use of social media, mobile learning, educational resources and massive open online courses, as well as theoretical discussions and practical applications in the use of augmented reality and educational technology to improve student engagement and pave the way for students’ future studies and careers. The case studies and practical applications presented here illustrate the effectiveness of new modes of education in which the latest technologies and innovations are widely used in the global context. Accordingly, the book can help develop readers’ awareness of the potential these innovations hold, thus expanding their expertise and stimulating critical thinking as to how new technologies have made learning and teaching easier in various educational settings.


Mobile learning Ubiquitous learning Open Educational Resources Massive Open Online Courses Curriculum and pedagogy innovations Social media application Online learning

Editors and affiliations

  • Kam Cheong Li
    • 1
  • Kin Sun Yuen
    • 2
  • Billy Tak Ming Wong
    • 3
  1. 1.University Research CentreOpen University of Hong KongHong KongChina
  2. 2.University Research CentreOpen University of Hong KongHong KongChina
  3. 3.University Research CentreOpen University of Hong KongHong KongChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Education
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-7994-8
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-7995-5
  • Series Print ISSN 2211-4874
  • Series Online ISSN 2211-4882
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