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Introduction to Concept Mapping by Mind Map: Introduction to 
Concept Mapping
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Introduction to Concept Mapping

This concept map aims to outline and provide links to key information and topics for an introductory workshop to concept mapping.

Practice

Nuts and bolts (and ins and outs) of creating concept maps.

Non-electronic

Drawing in the sand

Drawing on paper

Whiteboard/Blackboard

Post-it stickers

Software

Online, Free and open source, Proprietary, No cost, MindMeister, Examples, Cost

Offline, Free & open source, FreeMind, Open Office Draw, Proprietary, No cost, Cost, Inspiration

Offline & online, Free and open source, VUE, CMAP, Proprietary, No cost, Cost

File formats, Map format, Image output, gif, png, svg

Theory

Theory notes - to be expanded.

Strengths

"A picture tells a 1000 words"

Visualisation

Limitations

Less easy to edit

Less easy to share

Workshop

Administrative and logistical workshop information.

Participants

Participation in the upcoming July, 2008 workshop is for research students and staff at ACT tertiary institutions.

Faciltators

Peter Donnan

James Neill

Resources

Links to websites with more information about concept mapping.

ucspace

Wikiversity

WetPaint

TALO

Research

What are examples of specific applications of concept mapping in a thesis?