Location Enabled Body Worn Technologies In The Education Sector

Abstract

This paper explores the perceived and actual implications of location-enabled technologies in an education & training context drawing upon case studies, project examples and client testimonials including the Australian Federal Police, Northern Territory Fire Police & Emergency Services as well as projects funded in 2011 under the Australian Flexible Learning Framework (AFLF). A focus on the use of location enabled point-of-view (POV) body worn camera (BWC) technologies will be explored in this paper, referencing cross-sectoral and inter-disciplinary thoughts as to the perceived benefits of the technology and the socio-ethical implications of these pervasive technologies.

Published

‘Surveillance and / in Everyday Life: Monitoring Pasts, Present and Future’ Conference held at The University of of Sydney, Australia on February 20th and 21st, 2012 and hosted by ‘The Surveillance and Everyday Life Research Group’.

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Suggested Citation

Hayes, A. (2011) Location Enabled Body Worn Technologies In The Education Sector, Surveillance and/in Everyday Life: Monitoring Past & Present Futures Conference, Law School, University of Sydney, pp. 1-23. figshare. https://doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.5549623.v1