Advantages of Using Ict as a Tool for Teaching and Learning Process in Higher Education Institution

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ICT use in general terms is any use of “computing devices such as desktop computers, laptops, software, or Internet for instructional purposes” (Hew & Brush, 2007, p. 225). ICT is the modern technology that be useful for student as a learning tool. Moreover, teachers also use ICT for instructional preparation and instructional delivery. So, ICT is the use of technology for students and teacher in education(Inan & Lowther, 2010). Besides, the important factor that can shape the effective application of ICT for educational is the teachers’ attitudes(Albirini, 2006; Hermans et al., 2008). ICT, the computer for example is a great help in the constructivist approach, where one can design simulated and individualized learning environments to …show more content…
Just as technology is influencing and supporting what is being learned in schools and universities, so too is it supporting changes to the way students are learning.

To summarise, ICT gives good advantages in education for the learners and teachers. ICT also can help student and teacher with the interesting activities that provides in the websites. The effectiveness of that kind of activities gives teachers ideas in teaching, so that student can enjoy their lesson. As a result student can more interest in studying ICT not only the activities but also the wide array information that can easily get from the internet sources. Works are also easier to be done with ICT technology . As jones and Knezek said that the role of ICT is to enhance in the educational process(Jones and Knezek 1993). The role of ICT in education is becoming more and more important and this importance will continue to grow and develop in the 21st century.

References :
(Hew & Brush, 2007, p. 225).Teaching ESP With ICT In Higher Education : Foreign Language Teachers’ Perceptions and Expectations of Computer Technology Use In Foreign Language Learning and Teaching.

Inan & Lowther, 2010).Teaching ESP With ICT In Higher Education : Foreign Language Teachers’ Perceptions and Expectations of Computer Technology Use In Foreign Language Learning and Teaching.

(Albirini, 2006; Hermans et al.,

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