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Theories, Design, Software and Applications

Edited by Patrizia Ghislandi

University of Trento, Italy

The term was coined when electronics, with the personal computer, was very popular and internet was still at its dawn. It is a very successful term, by now firmly in schools, universities, and SMEs education and training. Just to give an example 3.5 millions of students were engaged in some online courses in higher education institutions in 2006 in the USA1.eLearning today refers to the use of the network technologies to design, deliver, select, manage and broaden learning and the possibilities made available by internet to offer to the users synchronous and asynchronous learning, so that they can access the courses content anytime and wherever there is an internet connection.

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eLearningTheories, Design, Software and ApplicationsEdited by Patrizia Ghislandi

Published: April 11th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2533

ISBN: 978-953-51-0475-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5663-5

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

28033 Total Chapter Downloads

12 Crossref Citations

15 Web of Science Citations

20 Dimensions Citations


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1. New e-Learning Environments: e-Merging Networks in the Relational Society

By Blanca C. Garcia


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2. Knowledge Building in E-Learning

By Xinyu Zhang and Lu Yuhao


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3. E-Learning and Desired Learning Outcomes

By Ralph Palliam


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4. Innovative E-Learning Solutions and Environments for Small and Medium Sized Companies (SMEs)

By Ileana Hamburg


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5. Reciprocal Leading: Improving Instructional Designs in E-Learning

By Kathleen Scalise and Leanne R. Ketterlin-Geller


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6. adAstra: A Rubrics' Set for Quality eLearning Design

By Patrizia Ghislandi


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7. Learning Objects and Their Applications

By Selahattin Gonen and Bulent Basaran


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8. Evolutive Platform - A Genetic E-Learning Environment

By Jorge Manuel Pires and Manuel Pérez Cota


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9. A Multimedia Integrated Framework for Learning Management Systems

By Nishantha Giguruwa, Danh Hoang Anh and Davar Pishva


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10. Ontology Alignment OWL-Lite

By Aammou Souhaib, Khaldi Mohamed and El Kadiri Kamal Eddine


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11. Developing an Online/Onsite Community of Practice to Support K-8 Teachers’ Improvement in Nature of Science Conceptions

By Valarie L. Akerson, J. Scott Townsend, Ingrid S. Weiland and Vanashri Nargund-Joshi


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12. E-Learning in the Modern Curriculum Development

By Robert Repnik, Branko Kaučič and Marjan Krašna


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13. Open Web-Based Virtual Lab for Experimental Enhanced Educational Environment

By Fuan Wen


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