Conference Proceedings

Making the 'Case' for the iPad

J Oldfield, T Cochrane, D MacDonald, S Peel (ed.)

Unitec Institute of Technology | Published : 2011

Abstract

Love it or hate it, the iPad has had a major impact on the world. It has sparked significant change in mobile computing, causing a shift in focus of computer manufacturers towards the tablet format. While a major success in the consumer market, these devices have also found a home in the corporate, health and education sectors. The potential of the iPad as a mobile learning educational tool is being explored at Unitec Institution of Technology in Auckland, New Zealand. Significant effort has gone into re-invigorating the Law portion of the Diploma of Business and the iPad was identified as one potential piece of the puzzle. This paper explores the impact of the introduction of the iPad as a ..

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