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Concept mapping

  1. 1. Concept Mapping Jaime Oyarzo Espinosa (jaime.oyarzo@uah.es) ‏ e-Learning Consultant, Lund University Education, Sweden Associated Teacher, Computer Sciences, Alcala University, Spain Jaime Oyarzo
  2. 2. Types of visual representations <ul><li>Data </li></ul><ul><li>Information </li></ul><ul><li>Concepts, ideas </li></ul><ul><li>Strategy </li></ul><ul><li>Metaphor </li></ul><ul><li>Compound </li></ul>PROCESS STRUCTURE Jaime Oyarzo
  3. 3. Why represent knowledge? A highly individual decision Jaime Oyarzo
  4. 4. 19.06.2008 Use in teaching and research <ul><li>Identifying relationships between concept </li></ul><ul><li>Facilitates understanding, retention and recall </li></ul><ul><li>Better structured knowledge and reasoning </li></ul><ul><li>Knowledge is processed and actively revised </li></ul><ul><li>Allows for reflexive thinking, self-dialogue and creative associations </li></ul><ul><li>Stimulates the exploration/resolution of cognitive conflicts </li></ul>Jaime Oyarzo
  5. 5. 19.06.2008 Contexts of use <ul><li>Delivered by teacher </li></ul><ul><li>presentation </li></ul><ul><li>summary </li></ul><ul><li>organisation </li></ul><ul><li>Constructed by student(s) ‏ </li></ul><ul><li>taking notes </li></ul><ul><li>comparison with peers </li></ul><ul><li>organisation </li></ul><ul><li>revising </li></ul><ul><li>For one’s own work </li></ul><ul><li>identifying ideas and processes </li></ul><ul><li>summary of previous knowledge </li></ul><ul><li>organisation of documentation </li></ul><ul><li>sharing and collaborating </li></ul>Jaime Oyarzo
  6. 6. 19.06.2008 Segmentation is called a proposition Jaime Oyarzo LINK (nature of relationship) ‏ can be color coded A concept map = a series of propositions NODE (concept) ‏ (idea) ‏ = word (s) ‏ can be color or form coded NODE (concept) ‏ (idea) ‏ = word (s) ‏ can be color or form coded this
  7. 7. Types of spatial configurations Jaime Oyarzo
  8. 8. Types of spatial configurations Jaime Oyarzo
  9. 9. Types of spatial configurations Jaime Oyarzo
  10. 10. Examples Jaime Oyarzo
  11. 11. Examples Jaime Oyarzo
  12. 12. Examples Jaime Oyarzo
  13. 13. Examples Tree form (central concept, clusters) ‏ Free form (network, system) ‏ Jaime Oyarzo
  14. 14. Concept mapping: a fruitful exercise <ul><li>Understand the process of mapping </li></ul><ul><li>Begin with a simple topic, using a small number of concepts </li></ul><ul><li>Work through example(s) ‏ </li></ul><ul><li>Think about all possible links </li></ul><ul><li>Write down the nature of the links </li></ul><ul><li>There is no single “correct” answer </li></ul><ul><li>Use arrows and their direction in describing the proposition. </li></ul>Jaime Oyarzo
  15. 15. Software MindManager or FreeMind ? Inspiration ? CMapTools ? PersonalBrain ? Compendium ? Other software ? Jaime Oyarzo
  16. 16. CMapTools Jaime Oyarzo

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