Digital Immigrants and Digital Natives: Learning Business Informatics at Higher Educational Level

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Suša Dalia;
  • Publisher: Society for promotion of business information technology
  • Journal: Business Systems Research : International journal of the Society for Advancing Innovation and Research in Economy, volume 5, issue 2 (issn: 1847-9375, eissn: 1847-9375)
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.2478/bsrj-2014-0012
  • Subject: digital immigrants | business informatics | HF5001-6182 | digital natives; digital immigrants; information technology education; education improvement; business informatics | Business | digital natives | education improvement | I23 | information technology education
    acm: ComputingMilieux_COMPUTERSANDEDUCATION

Background: The term digital natives refer to those born since the 1980s and have been growing up surrounded by technology. On the other hand, digital immigrants are born before 1980s and learned how to use technology later in life. Objectives: Goal of the paper is to e... View more
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