Fostering Deep Learning and Critical Thinking Amongst Net Generation Learners

  • Matthew Watkins
Part of the Contemporary Issues in Technology Education book series (CITE)


This chapter explores how to encourage Net Generation learners to develop deep learning through the use of carefully designed interactive audio-visual workshops. Careful design of teaching resources can increase relevance, encourage discussion and debate and provide opportunities for critical reflection amongst students, a noted weakness of Net Generation learners.


Critical Thinking Deep Learning Critical Reflection Independent Learning Reflective Journal 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Architecture, Design and the Built EnvironmentNottingham Trent UniversityNottinghamUK

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