Thestudy and IT Students”, sought to know

Thestudy entitled, “Books vs. Tablets: Modern Learning Tool of ADDU First
Year CS and IT Students”, sought to know the benefits and the preference of the
learning tools, book and the tablet in accordance to the 1st Year BS Computer Science
and BS Information Technology students of the Ateneo de Davao University.
Following the quantitative-comparative research design, about thirty (30)
respondents undergone a survey questionnaire. They evaluated different factors in
considering a good instrument for learning. Furthermore, they also answered questions
about the challenges of the administration in implementing tablets in the modern learning
environment.
According to the findings of the study, it has been found out that using a tablet is
a more preferable learning method than using a book. Additionally, after checking the
students’ answers on the challenges of the administration in implementing tablets, it has
been known that they support their endeavours along with the risks associated with
implementing tablets in classrooms, all for a better learning environment.
After conducting and analysing this research, it has been found out that tablets are
effective tools for reading electronic texts. Although the study has been a success, the
proponents provided a better statistical treatment of data, broadening the benefits of each
tool identified for learning, and to maximize teaching efficiency