Author Guidelines

1. All manuscript shall be written in Indonesian or English and submitted online via journal website on http://journal2.um.ac.id/index.php/edcomtech, if you encountered any difficulties, contact us through edcomtech.fip@um.ac.id

2. The manuscript shall be formatted in two columns using 12 pt Times New Roman font type, 1.15 space in the A4 paper, justify alignment in a maximum number of 20 pages (minimum 4.000 words included 25 references). All manuscripts should be in Microsoft Word at least the 2007 version.

3. The title must be written in title case and should be in 12 pt font size, center alignment, and maximum 16 words.

4. For blind review purposes, the author must ensure to delete all information regarding the authors' information in the draft.

5. Put all authors' information include Correspondence’s address in submission's metadata form

6. The abstract should be written in both English and Indonesian in one paragraph consists of maximum of 250 words. The abstract should explain the purpose, method, and the result of the research concisely.

7. Keywords are any terms related to the general issue(s) of the articles and written maximumly 5 keywords.

8. Systematic for research article are:

  • Introduction is a part consists of a background of the study, literature review as a basis of the research issue, hypotheses, and the purpose of the study. This part shall be presented in the form of the paragraph and with no title part.
  • Method is a part consists of the design of the research, subject, instrument, data collection procedure, and data analysis
  • The part of result exposes the findings obtained from research data which is related to the hypotheses.
  • The part of the discussion explains the findings obtained from research data along with theory and similar research comparison.
  • Conclusion part answers the aforementioned hypotheses, research purpose, findings, and discussion as well as the expected suggestions for future research. The conclusion shall be written in a paragraph.
  • Acknowledgment (Optional) Recognize those who helped in the research, especially funding supporters of your research. Include individuals who have assisted you in your study: Advisors, Financial supporters, or may another supporter, i.e. Proofreaders, Typists, and Suppliers, who may have given materials. Do not acknowledge one of the author's names.
  • Reference, all the references used in the article must be listed in this part. In this part, all the used references must be taken from primary sources (scientific journals at least 80% from all the references) that published in the last ten years. Each article should have at least 15 references.

9. Systematic for a review article is the title; author’s name; correspondence address, abstract, keywords, introduction (no title); main discussion (could be divided into several sub-discussion); conclusion; acknowledgment (optional); references.

10. Each title part shall be written in different types (all title part and subpart shall be written in bold or italic bold) and not in numbering format:

  • HEADING 1 (CAPITALIZED ALL FONT, BOLD, LEFT-ALIGNMENT, 11 pts)
  • Heading 2 (Title case, bold, left-alignment, 11 pts)
  • Heading 3 (Title case, italic bold, left-alignment, 11 pts)

11. Table: table shall be clearly identified using number and title above the table in bold font, 11 pt font, left alignment. The table shall be positioned in left-right alignment. The first letter in the table shall be capitalized, except phrases. The table’s data shall be written in a single space, 10 pt font. The table shall be presented only in a horizontal line and shall be mentioned in the paragraph.

12. Figure: Figure shall be presented in average to high resolution and identified using number and title above the table and written in bold font 11pt left alignment. The figure shall be mentioned in the paragraph.

13. Citation and Reference are written according to the APA (American Psychological Association) 6th edition style. The references shall be ordered based on alphabetical and chronological order. We recommend using a reference manager application such as Mendeley, End Note, or Zotero. Below is the example of References written according to the APA 6th edition style.

  • Vitkauskaitė, E., & Gatautis, R. (2018, January). Points for Posts and Badges to Brand Advocates: The Role of Gamification in Consumer Brand Engagement. In Proceedings of the 51st Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences.Dunleavy, M., Dede, C., & Mitchell, R. (2009).
  • Affordances and limitations of immersive participatory augmented reality simulations for teaching and learning. Journal of science Education and Technology, 18(1), 7-22.
  • Wu, H. K., Lee, S. W. Y., Chang, H. Y., & Liang, J. C. (2013). Current status, opportunities and challenges of augmented reality in education. Computers & education, 62, 41-49.
  • Cheng, K. H., & Tsai, C. C. (2013). Affordances of augmented reality in science learning: Suggestions for future research. Journal of Science Education and Technology, 22(4), 449-462.

14. All issues regarding permission of citation or software utilization during the process of paper or any issues regarding Intellectual Property Rights related to the author including its legal consequences will be the responsibility of the author.

15. The Board is authorized to reject a manuscript based on peer reviewer advice and make necessary changes or adjustments related to language properties without altering the substance. Substance editing would be consulted with the author first.

16. All manuscripts submitted will not be in charge(free of charge). Only selected papers that are guaranteed to be published will be charged for publication cost (IDR 350.000) starting for Volume 4 No. 1 2019.