Rich Media Tablet Books


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Will tablet books proliferate in the student workspace? Where is the innovation in tablet books? Will teachers create their textbooks and course material for e-reading on media tablets? Discussion in the Learning Cafe Lungo at the Swiss EduHubDays in Murten, April 2012.

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Rich Media Tablet Books

  1. 1. Tablet Books: Your Courses’ Material in Harry Potter NewspaperStyle – Learning Café Lungo, eduhub days 2012, MurtenProf. Dr. Andrea BackInstitut für Wirtschaftsinformatik, Universität St.Gallen 1 Picture from
  2. 2. Agenda Idea Use Cases Your Input & Questions as well as Interests 2 Picture from
  3. 3. Apple‘s new Textbooks 3
  4. 4. Apple‘s new Textbooks 4
  5. 5. 4 ways to go in mobile  Tablet Books fill a gap in the SWITCH Project Portfolio E-OSCE mFramework - Diversity of Back-ends + Project Project Mobile Uni- Native App with with App Middleware Middleware (e.g. E-OSCE) (e.g. Kurogo, Phone Gap, Rhodes, ...) Out of the Box- Solutions available on Solutions InDesign 2 iOS Solutions the market available and (e.g. Blackboard Mobile, emerging; few App Study Blue, momo Mobile experiences, Moodle)knowledge gaps, mFrameworkand insecurities (e.g. regarding Fixed Setting Open Setting copy right). 5
  6. 6. Native apps mFramework+ Native App with withDiversity of Back-ends Middleware Middleware (e.g. E-OSCE) (e.g. Kurogo, Phone Gap, Rhodes, ...) Out of the Box- Solutions InDesign 2 iOS (e.g. Blackboard App Mobile, Study Blue, momo Mobile Moodle) mFramework- Fixed Setting Open Setting Implement Native Apps; Simple Apps or Magazine Apps can be easily created. schritten-aufs-ipad/ 6
  7. 7. Example: Wired Magazine for the iPad- and others, such as Mercedes-Benz magazine 7
  8. 8. Example: Swiss Re Guide to Reinsurance 8
  9. 9. Agenda Idea Use Cases Your Input & Questions as well as Interests 9 Picture from
  10. 10. Example: Master-Program Flyer Social Media = Content The next logical step is to bridge print content and social media content (streams) PDF 10
  11. 11. Example: Master-Program Flyer 11
  12. 12. Example: Master-Program Flyer Structures like this are perfect to use clickable filters. A click on a specific box will show the respective information. Embedded Video- Testimonials 12
  13. 13. Example: Master-Program Flyer Shows recent Tweets RSS: always current information; no update/revision efforts Recent Blogposts Video-Links to HSG Research YouTube- Video 13
  14. 14. BeExample: Master-Program Flyer Video/Audio can be used for many purposes. 14
  15. 15. Beispiel Example: Master-Program Flyer RSS with current events + Facebook-Wall: authentic and alive 15
  16. 16. If we build it – will they come? 16 self-written „interviews“ on reading habits, Nov. 2011 Yes, people read and learn with tablet-devices / ebooks 16
  17. 17. Use Case – Teaching Cases:Rich Media Enhanced Textbooks – user authored Social Media enhanced discussion in class (also in Teaching Case: LMS Communities Social Business Software PDF bookchapter bei Swiss Re Audio (Interviews) Video (Statements) Fotos (Figures) 17
  18. 18. Based on MIT Learning History Method Master Thesis: (3/2012): Narrative Hypervideos (or Storytelling with Web-Video) Swiss Re Case Study Social Business Software (Jive): Single case design with multiple units of analysis (see also 7 Video statements of managers in business functions and change management 18
  19. 19. Writing books und class material means:Mash-up content and publish in UniAppStore Teachers („Power User“) self-create and self-publish (2.0 = User generated Content) I. Simple Authoring-Tools II. A manual for teachers III. Set of typical use cases (patterns) IV. Control of their own content  Proposed for Switch-AAI-Project Bildnachweis: 19
  20. 20. Agenda Idea Use Cases Your Input & Questions as well as Interests 20 Picture from