Topic 1

Topic 1: Digital Residents and Digital Visitors

The idea of a societal divide between generations due to technology was originally broached by Prensky (2001) with his proposal of "Digital Natives” and “Digital Immigrants”. The “Natives” represent users who have grown up immersed in technology and alternatively, the “Immigrants” represent the older generations experiencing this technology in later life. The Natives have developed… Continue reading Topic 1: Digital Residents and Digital Visitors


First Blog Post

I would just like to introduce myself, I'm Emily andI'm a second year student at the University of Southampton. If you would like to know more about me feel free to click on 'About Me' from my home page. This post marks the start of my #UOSM2008 journey, I hope you find it as interesting… Continue reading First Blog Post