Visual Approaches to Cognitive Education With Technology Integration

Visual Approaches to Cognitive Education With Technology Integration

Anna Ursyn (University of Northern Colorado, USA)
Release Date: January, 2018|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 387
ISBN13: 9781522553328|ISBN10: 1522553320|EISBN13: 9781522553335|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-5332-8

Description

Within the growing world of social media and computer technology, it is important to facilitate collaborative knowledge building through the utilization of visual literacy, decision-making, abstract thinking, and creativity in the application of scientific teaching.

Visual Approaches to Cognitive Education With Technology Integration is a critical scholarly resource that presents discussions on cognitive education pertaining to particular scientific fields, music, digital art, programming, computer graphics, and new media. Highlighting relevant topics such as educational visualization, art and technology integration, online learning, and multimedia technology, this book is geared towards educators, students, and researchers seeking current research on the integration of new visual education methods and technologies.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Art and Technology Integration
  • Computer Technology
  • Decision-Making
  • Educational Visualization
  • Knowledge Visualization
  • Multimedia Technology
  • Online Learning
  • Scientific Visualization
  • Social Media
  • Visual Literacy

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Anna Ursyn, PhD, is a professor and Computer Graphics/Digital Media Area Head at the University of Northern Colorado. She combines programming, software and various media. Ursyn had over 40 single juried and invitational art shows, over 200 fine art exhibitions, such as over dozen times at SIGGRAPH Art Galleries, travelling shows Louvre, Paris, NTT Museum in Tokyo (5000 texts and 2000 images representing XX Century), and Virtual Media Network, the largest moving image outdoor display) Dallas Texas. Her work was selected to be sent by NASA to the Moon Museum MoonArk project. Research and pedagogy interests include integrated instruction in art, science, and computer art graphics. She published articles and artwork in books and journals. Since 1987 she serves as a Liaison, Organizing and Program Committee member of International IEEE Conferences on Information Visualization (iV) London, UK, and (CGIV), and as a Chair of the Symposium and Digital Art Gallery D-ART For iV. She serves as a chair of the SpaceTime International Student Competition for the ACM SIGGRAPH Conference. Anna has published six books with IGI-Global and book chapters. Website: Ursyn.com. ursyn@unco.edu