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dc.contributor.author Mahdi, Abdulhussain E.
dc.contributor.author Bermingham, C.M.
dc.date.accessioned 2012-11-19T09:58:34Z
dc.date.available 2012-11-19T09:58:34Z
dc.date.issued 2003
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/2675
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract This paper describes a newly developed web-based interactive learning system for helping students, particularly those in their first year of university education, develop their study and other transferable skills. The system’s features, functionality and architecture were developed based on the findings of a viability study which was facilitated mainly by surveying a number of students from various departments and disciplines. The system is designed as a suite of on-line workshop and modules to be use as a flexible learning aid, in conjunction with existing learning skills resources. The contents of the system are designed to help the students explore and evaluate their own approaches to learning and to stimulate them to become active and efficient independent-learners. The interactivity of the system is facilitated by users making choices, answering questions, and completing activities related to their own experience. The system also incorporates an electronic chat feature to encourage collaborative and peer support work. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher IEEE Computer Society en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Advanced Learning Technologies, 2003. Proceedings.;
dc.relation.uri http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1109/ICALT.2003.1215169
dc.rights “© 2003 IEEE. Personal use of this material is permitted. Permission from IEEE must be obtained for all other uses, in any current or future media, including reprinting/republishing this material for advertising or promotional purposes, creating new collective works, for resale or redistribution to servers or lists, or reuse of any copyrighted component of this work in other works. en_US
dc.subject internet en_US
dc.subject computer aided instruction en_US
dc.subject educational aids en_US
dc.subject interactive systems en_US
dc.title Skills superstore: on-line interactive learning skills system en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/conferenceObject en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US


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