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Mapping the social media landscape: a profile of tools, applications and key features
(Department of Communication Science, University of the Free State, 2016)
This article is based on a 2014 explorative study investigating the use of social media applications in an educational context by means of a systematic analysis of internationally published and researched studies. The ...
The use of Twitter in branding: the case of the University of the Free State
(Department of Communication Science, University of the Free State, 2014)
Twitter is shaping brand communication globally at a mere 140 characters a time. Although Twitter is seen as a social media platform with little impact, the number of followers that can be attained “tweet” another story. ...
Can social communication be used as a strategy to enhance teaching and learning of life sciences? Perceptions of student teachers
(Department of Commnication Science, University of the Free State, 2012)
Social communication in the current context of an informational and technological society has become indispensable globally and in South Africa. This article examines how social communication can be used as a strategy to ...
The conversational dimensions of classroom and social media learning interactions
(Department of Communication Science, University of the Free State, 2012)
The focus of this article is on learning conversations in school classrooms, what they are about, and how they form the basis of pedagogical activities and social communication in schools. The purpose is to develop an ...