Metropolitan College participates in ICCMIT 2015 in Prague

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The Departments of ECS & Special Education, Computing, Electrical-Electronic Systems and Civil Engineering & Construction of Metropolitan College were selected to present their research projects during the works of the "International Conference on Communication, Management and Information Technology-ICCMIT 2015", taking place in Prague between April 20-22, 2015.

More specifically, the four Departments will take part in the Special Session "ICT in Education", organised by Evgenia Theodotou (BA ECEC, MA, MSc, PhDc), Programme Leader of the Department of ECS & Special Education of Metropolitan College.

New technologies are now widely used in people's everyday lives in most of their activities. This has been also obvious in the field of education in teaching and learning process as they attract students' attention and make the lesson more attractive. However, Information Communication Technologies has been considered as both beneficial and harmful in students' cognitive and social development and most of the times researchers are wondering about their added value in the existing teaching techniques. This special session welcomes theoretical and empirical research papers that aim to contribute in this field of knowledge, and suggest pioneering ways that will enhance teaching and learning process in all levels of education. It intends to offer an open discussion and reflection regarding the appropriate and beneficial use of ICT in education, and also to evaluate the possible risks of these applications.

It is worth mentioning that the congress organisers are in agreement with ELSEVIER regarding the proceedings of the congress, as well as with IGI Publisher in USA for the publication of all accepted abstracts.