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Chinese Name : 蘇永華

Variants : So, S.

Dr. So has many years of working experience. He has held various technical and managerial positions in IT industry in the past. His academic experience spans many universities; the University of Alberta, the University of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, the University of Melbourne, Karratha College (for Edith Cowan University ) and Victoria University . He has published research articles widely and his publications include books' chapters and articles in journals, professional series and international conferences. His services to the international research community include serving as Program Committee member, Organizing Member, Technical Expert and Regional Director of major international conferences and professional organizations in Australia, Europe, Asia and US. He has been appointed as External Examiner for a number of doctorial and master research dissertations and Reviewer of many journal articles and conference papers internationally. Dr. So also serves as the subject member and provides consultation works for government bodies in education.


Research interests

Web-based Learning, E-Learning, Game-based Learning and Mobile Learning Educational Use of Multimedia and Internet Technologies Mobile Multimedia and Wireless Technology Multimedia Databases Multimedia Information Retrieval XML-based and Web Standards

Professional information

Scopus ID : 7102397870

ORCID : 0000-0002-1603-9757

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Research Outputs 1999 2018

  • 57 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
  • 12 Chapter
  • 10 Paper
  • 10 Article
  • 2 Other contribution

Developing the STEM experience for in-service primary teachers through micro-controlling hardware and coding

SO, W. W. S., 2018, 2018 17th International Conference on Information Technology Based Higher Education and Training (ITHET): Proceedings. Danvers, MA: IEEE, p. 108-112

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

primary school

Students’ game playing preferences and personality traits

SO, W. W. S., Nov 2017, In : The Turkish Online Journal of Educational Technology. Special Issue for INTE 2017, p. 1014-1022

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

personality traits
teachers' training institute
46 Citations (Scopus)

Mobile instant messaging support for teaching and learning in higher education

SO, W. W. S., Oct 2016, In : The Internet and Higher Education. 31 , p. 32-42

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

teachers' training institute

Whatslearn: The use of whatsapp for teaching and learning

SO, W. W. S., Dec 2016, In : Turkish Online Journal of Educational Technology. 2016, December Special Issue, p. 1359-1365

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

research results
research project

Major theories in mobile learning research

SO, W. W. S., 2015

Research output: Other contribution