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Digital Workplace Learning

Bridging Formal and Informal Learning with Digital Technologies

Editors:

  • Provides insights into how digital technologies enhance formal and informal workplace learning

  • Offers design, implementation, and assessment strategies for digital workplace learning in organizations

  • Includes case studies showing innovative approaches of digital workplace learning

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Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiv
  2. Theory of Digital Workplace Learning

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. How We Learn at the Digital Workplace

      • Dirk Ifenthaler
      Pages 3-8
    3. Encouraging Metacognition in Digital Learning Environments

      • Christopher J. Devers, Erin E. Devers, Lorne D. Oke
      Pages 9-22
    4. A New Work-and-Learn Framework

      • Hope Clark, Parminder K. Jassal, Michelle Van Noy, Pamela L. Paek
      Pages 23-41
  3. Design, Implementation and Assessment for Digital Workplace Learning

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 63-63
    2. Designing Competence Assessment in VET for a Digital Future

      • Julia Sangmeister, Esther Winther, Viola Deutscher, Sandra Bley, Christine Kreuzer, Susanne Weber
      Pages 65-92
    3. Designing Flipped Learning for Digital Workplace Learning

      • Firat Sarsar, Yusuf Yılmaz
      Pages 93-106
    4. Workplace Learning, Big Data, and Organizational Readiness: Where to Start?

      • Lisa A. Giacumo, Steven W. Villachica, Jeroen Breman
      Pages 107-127
    5. Creating a MOOC Portal for Workplace Learning

      • Sezin Esfer, Kursat Cagiltay
      Pages 167-185
  4. Case Studies and Innovative Approaches

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 209-209
    2. Digitalisation of Work: Between Affordances and Constraints for Learning at Work

      • Christoph Fischer, Michael Goller, Lorraine Brinkmann, Christian Harteis
      Pages 227-249
    3. Learning Factories in Vocational Schools

      • Ralf Scheid
      Pages 271-289

About this book

This book aims to provide insight into how digital technologies may bridge and enhance formal and informal workplace learning. It features four major themes:

1. Current research exploring the theoretical underpinnings of digital workplace learning.

2. Insights into available digital technologies as well as organizational requirements for technology-enhanced learning in the workplace.

3. Issues and challenges for designing and implementing digital workplace learning as well as strategies for assessments of learning in the workplace.

4. Case studies, empirical research findings, and innovative examples from organizations which successfully adopted digital workplace learning.

Keywords

  • Digital learning
  • Game-based learning
  • Massive Open Online Courses
  • Learning analytics
  • workplace learning
  • collaborative learning
  • informal learning
  • technology for learning
  • design for learning
  • learning and instruction

Editors and Affiliations

  • Deakin University, Geelong, Australia

    Dirk Ifenthaler

About the editor

Dirk Ifenthaler is Chair and Professor for Learning, Design and Technology in the Business School at the University of Mannheim, Germany and Adjunct Professor at Deakin University, Australia. His previous roles include Professor and Director, Centre for Research in Digital Learning at Deakin University, Australia, Manager of Applied Research and Learning Analytics at Open Universities Australia, Professor for Applied Teaching and Learning Research at the University of Potsdam, Germany. Dirk was a 2012 Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence at the Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education, at the University of Oklahoma, USA. Professor Ifenthaler’s research focuses on the intersection of cognitive psychology, educational technology, data analytics, and organizational learning. He developed automated and computer-based methodologies for the assessment, analysis, and feedback of graphical and natural language representations, as well as simulation and game environments for teacher education. His research outcomes include numerous co-authored books, book series, book chapters, journal articles, and international conference papers, as well as successful grant funding in Australia, Germany, and USA.

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Digital Workplace Learning

  • Book Subtitle: Bridging Formal and Informal Learning with Digital Technologies

  • Editors: Dirk Ifenthaler

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-46215-8

  • Publisher: Springer Cham

  • eBook Packages: Education, Education (R0)

  • Copyright Information: Springer International Publishing AG 2018

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-319-46214-1Published: 09 February 2018

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-3-319-83470-2Published: 04 June 2019

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-319-46215-8Published: 01 February 2018

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: XXIV, 325

  • Number of Illustrations: 5 b/w illustrations, 24 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Digital Education and Educational Technology, Instructional Psychology

Buying options

eBook USD 89.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-319-46215-8
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 119.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 169.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)