A Case Study on Implementation of an Audience Response System in the Fundamentals of Computer Science Course

  • L. Jackowska-Strumiłło
  • P. Strumiłło
  • J. Nowakowski
  • P. Tomczak
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 300)

Abstract

The article presents a concept of using an audience response system (ARS) or ”clickers”, which can run on a mobile, tablet, PDA or PC for enhancing interaction between a lecturer and students in large classrooms. The developed interactive audio response software is based on Joomla! content management system (CMS) and its JVoteSystem component. The article compares results of students’ learning outcomes for the students taught with and without question based learning methodology and also with and without using clickers software.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Jackowska-Strumiłło
    • 1
  • P. Strumiłło
    • 2
  • J. Nowakowski
    • 1
  • P. Tomczak
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Applied Computer ScienceLodz University of TechnologyŁódźPoland
  2. 2.Institute of ElectronicsLodz University of TechnologyŁódźPoland

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