Mercer, TG, Kythreotis, AP, Harwood, J, Robinson, ZP ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9499-264X, George, SM ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4441-8906, Sands, D, Brown, JM and Sims, T (2022) The benefits of virtual fieldtrips for future-proofing geography teaching and learning. Journal of Geography in Higher Education. 1 - 9.

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Abstract

This resource paper explores the benefits of developing virtual fieldtrips to help future-proof geography teaching and learning in times of uncertainty and change. Drawing on a case study from a second-year biogeography module that saw cancellations to in-person fieldtrips in the first UK COVID-19 lockdown and the development of a virtual fieldtrip by the third UK COVID-19 lockdown, we offer some insights and lessons learnt to help other academics and practitioners adopt this approach.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: The final version of this article and all relevant information related to it, including copyrights, can be found on the publisher website.
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > G Geography (General)
L Education > L Education (General)
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > School of Medicine
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Depositing User: Symplectic
Date Deposited: 22 Apr 2022 15:18
Last Modified: 22 Apr 2022 15:18
URI: https://eprints.keele.ac.uk/id/eprint/10860

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