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Reports and Bibliographies

Impact Assessment Working Papers: analysis of impact assessment, based on selected bibliographies (2013 - 2018).
Online view of working paper with option to download.

Bibliographies of Complete Resource Discovery: which includes all impact assessment (IA's) plus descriptive resources.
Direct download.

Published Reviews: being current reviews of impact assessment (2013 -2018). For which additional analyses will not be undertaken by NIDA.

*Analysis dependent on identification of interested research partners and/or funding.

Impact Assessment Reports Bibliographies of Complete Resource Discovery Published Reviews
1. Events, meetings, performances
1. Exhibitions (See reviews) Download Museums and science centres for health: from scientific literacy to health promotion Exhibitions as learning environments: a review of empirical research on students’ science learning at Natural History Museums, Science Museums and Science Centres
2. Expo* Download
3. Festivals(Working paper) Download
4. Movies (See Review) Download Literature review: Use of commercial films as a teaching resource for health sciences students
5. Picnics* Download
6. Science Fairs(Working paper) Download
7. Seminars* Download
8. Talks* Download
9. TED Talks* Download
10. Theatre(Working paper) Download
11. Workshops(Working paper) Download
2. Education and training - including online
12. Colloquia(Under discussion) Download
13. Courses(Under discussion) Download
14. Curricula (Under discussion)(See review) Download Promoting science and technology in primary education: a review of integrated curricula Classroom dialogue: a systematic review across four decades of research
15. E-learning (See reviews) Download Impact of Information and Communication Technologies on Nursing Care: Results of an Overview of Systematic Reviews The Effectiveness of Blended Learning in Health Professions: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis E‐learning for health professionals Learning outcome achievement in non-traditional (virtual and remote) versus traditional (hands-on) laboratories: A review of the empirical research Evaluation of use of e-Learning in undergraduate radiology education: A review Impact of e-learning on nurses’ and student nurses knowledge, skills, and satisfaction: A systematic review and meta-analysis E-learning & information communication technology (ICT) in nursing education: A review of the literature E-Learning in Postsecondary Education Using e-learning for student sustainability literacy: framework and review
16. Webinars (See reviews) Download MOOCs and Library and Information Science Domain: A Review of Selected Literature
3. Traditional publishing and journalism - print and broadcast
17. Animations(See review) Download A narrative literature review of games, animations and simulations to teach research methods and statistics
18. Books* Download
19. Brochures* Download
20. Cartoons(See reviews) Download Concept Cartoons: What Have We Learnt? Effectiveness of using picture-based health education for people with low health literacy: An integrative review
21. Comics(See reviews) Download An Overview of Comic Books as an Educational Tool and Implications for Pharmacy The potential of comics in science communication
22. Games(See reviews) Download Measuring Effectiveness in Digital Game-Based Learning: A Methodological Review Promoting Children's Health with Digital Games: A Review of Reviews A systematic literature review on serious games evaluation: An application to software project management Digital games for nutrition and healthy eating: A systematic review Gaming science: the “Gamification” of scientific thinking Systematic Literature Review of Games-based Learning Empirical Evidence in Primary Education Gameplay Engagement and Learning in Game-Based Learning: A Systematic Review Game-Based Learning in Science Education: A Review of Relevant Research A narrative literature review of games, animations and simulations to teach research methods and statistics Digital Games, Design, and Learning: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Games and Diabetes: A Review Investigating Theoretical Frameworks, Evaluation Methodologies, and Opportunities for Design Grounded in Learning Theories Game Design and Homemade Powerpoint Games: An Examination of the Justifications and a Review of the Research The use of serious games in science education: a review of selected empirical research from 2002 to 2013 The effects of on-line math games and e-books use on elementary student achievement
23. Graphics* Download
24. Posters(See review) Download What is the evidence that poster presentations are effective in promoting knowledge transfer? A state of the art review
25. Publications To be allocated
26. Radio* Download
27. Reports* Download
28. Television(See reviews) Download Television as a source of information on health and illness – review of benefits and problems Mapping research on health topics presented in prime-time TV dramas in “developed” countries: A literature review
29. Videos(Working paper) Download Assessing the Impact of Educational Video on Student Engagement, Critical Thinking and Learning: The Current State of Play (White Paper) Use of videos to support teaching and learning of clinical skills in nursing education: A review
4. Activities and services
30. Competitions* Download
31. Experiments(See review) Download Learning outcome achievement in non-traditional (virtual and remote) versus traditional (hands-on) laboratories: A review of the empirical research
32. Makerspaces (Working paper) Download Learning through Making and Maker Education Makerspaces in the Early Years. A literature review Makerspaces. Highlights of selected literature Making and Tinkering: A Review of the Literature
33. Mobile Classrooms* Download
34. Mobile Laboratories* Download
5. Online interactions
35. Blogs(See review) Download Using Blogs as a Qualitative Health Research Tool: A Scoping Review
36. e-Books* Download
37. e-Zines* Download
38. Mobile apps(See reviews) Download Mobiles For Reading: A Landscape Research Review iPads in higher education-Hype and hope Can Mobile Phone Apps Influence People’s Health Behavior Change? An Evidence Review Using Mobile Apps to Promote a Healthy Lifestyle Among Adolescents and Students: A Review of the Theoretical Basis and Lessons Learned Mobile apps for science learning: Review of research Effectiveness of Mobile Apps for Smoking Cessation: A Review Youth Mental Health Interventions via Mobile Phones: A Scoping Review What do we know about mobile applications for diabetes self-management? A review of reviews Patient-Facing Mobile Apps to Treat High-Need, High-Cost Populations: A Scoping Review Use of Mobile Devices to Access Resources Among Health Professions Students: A Systematic Review Functionality, Implementation, Impact, and the Role of Health Literacy in Mobile Phone Apps for Gestational Diabetes: Scoping Review Applications of Smartphone-Based Sensors in Agriculture: A Systematic Review of Research Health literacy and internet- and mobile app-based health services: A systematic review of the literature Mobile Phone Apps for Preventing Cancer Through Educational and Behavioral Interventions: State of the Art and Remaining Challenges Dietary mobile apps and their effect on nutritional indicators in chronic renal disease: A systematic review Mental Health Mobile Apps for Preadolescents and Adolescents: A Systematic Review Evaluating mobile phone applications for health behaviour change: A systematic review Mental Health Smartphone Apps: Review and Evidence-Based Recommendations for Future Developments The mobile revolution--using smartphone apps to prevent cardiovascular disease
39. Podcasts*(See reviews) Download Methods of Investigating the Use of Podcasting in Higher Education: A Review of Recent Studies How could an effective podcast about alcohol use be designed and evaluated? A review of the literature
40. Social Media(See reviews) Download Social media use among patients and caregivers: a scoping review Interactive social media interventions to promote health equity: an overview of reviews Users, Uses, and Effects of Social Media in Dietetic Practice: Scoping Review of the Quantitative and Qualitative Evidence Health outcomes and related effects of using social media in chronic disease management: A literature review and analysis of affordances A New Dimension of Health Care: Systematic Review of the Uses, Benefits, and Limitations of Social Media for Health Communication Social Media and HIV:A Systematic Review of Uses of Social Media in HIV Communication Is Facebook still a suitable technology-enhanced learning environment? An updated critical review of the literature from 2012 to 2015
41. Websites* Download
42. Wikis(See reviews) Download Wikis and Collaborative Writing Applications in Health Care: A Scoping Review Evaluating the impact of wikis on student learning outcomes: an integrative review
6. Multiliteracies/Multimodalities
43. Multiliteracy Download
44. Multimodality Download
43 & 44 Composite approach analysis(Working paper)
7. Citizen science
45. Citizen Science(Under discussion) Download The impact of Citizen Science activities on participant behaviour and attitude: Review of existing studies A Role for Nature-Based Citizen Science in Promoting Individual and Collective Climate Change Action? A Systematic Review of Learning Outcomes

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