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PhD References

I use an online citation tool called citeulike for referencing, hence all my references for my thesis are available online.These can be explored for each chapter by using the tag based view of my references, just choose one of the numbers as they correspond to each chapter.

PhD Poster

In the best traditions of sharing research I have produced a poster which sumarises my PhD in one image. It is an A0 size image, so not easy to print, but it's here to download if you wnat to get an overview of how the PhD fitted together.

Rich Osborne's PhD poster (pdf, 356kb)


Richard Osborne on ResearchGate

My PhD

My PhD, "An Ecological Approach to Educational Technology: Affordance as a Design Tool for Aligning Pedagogy and Technology", links together my expertise in psychology, technology and education, and tackles the complex problem of how to use digital technologies effectively to support teaching & learning. You can access the full text in HTML format, or dive straight to one of the individual chapters though the links below.

The Unversity of Exeter also hosts a copy of my PhD in PDF format.

Key Contributions

The key contributions of the thesis to knowledge are: