University of Alabama, The
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Use of the Classroom Performance System part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Activities
The use of hand held remote systems in class helps to solidify the information presented in lecture and allows the lecturer to assess student understanding. Students feel as though they are participating more with the remote systems than without them.
GEO 101: The Dynamic Earth part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Courses
This course is designed to study the Earth including materials, internal and external processes, deformational events, plate tectonics and geologic hazards. The course is lecture-based and involves the use of large group discussions and the use of hand-held participation remotes.