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Instructional Design, Organizational Strategy and Management

Edited by Boyka Gradinarova

Technical University of Varna, Bulgaria

In this book, we can read about new technologies that enhance training and performance; discover new, exciting ways to design and deliver content; and have access to proven strategies, practices and solutions shared by experts. The authors of this book come from all over the world; their ideas, studies, findings and experiences are beneficial contributions to enhance our knowledge in the field of e-learning. The book is divided into three sections, and their respective chapters refer to three macro areas. The first section of the book covers Instructional Design of E-learning, considering methodology and tools for designing e-learning environments and courseware. Also, there are examples of effective ways of gaming and educating. The second section is about Organizational Strategy and Management. The last section deals with the new Developments in E-learning Technology, emphasizing subjects like knowledge building by mobile e-learning systems, cloud computing and new proposals for virtual learning environments/platforms.

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E-LearningInstructional Design, Organizational Strategy and ManagementEdited by Boyka Gradinarova

Published: October 21st 2015

DOI: 10.5772/59896

ISBN: 978-953-51-2188-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5770-0

Copyright year: 2015

Books open for chapter submissions

33742 Total Chapter Downloads

31 Crossref Citations

16 Web of Science Citations

40 Dimensions Citations


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1. Support for Learning of Dynamic Performance of Electrical Rotating Machines by Virtual Models

By Viliam Fedák and Pavel Záskalický


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2. Effective eLearning and eTeaching — A Theoretical Model

By Maureen Snow Andrade


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3. Theoretical Perspectives of Hands-On Educational Practices — From a Review of Psychological Theories to Block Magic and INF@NZIA DIGI.Tales 3.6 Projects

By Orazio Miglino, Michela Ponticorvo and Luigia Simona Sica


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4. The Internet Implementation of the Hierarchical Aggregate Assessment Process with the “Cluster” Wi-Fi E-Learning and EAssessment Application — A Particular Case of Teamwork Assessment

By Martin Lesage, Gilles Raîche, Martin Riopel, Frédérick Fortin and Dalila Sebkhi


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5. Personalization and User Modeling in Adaptive E-Learning Systems for Schools

By Todorka Glushkova


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6. A Knowledge-building Process in Interaction-based E-Learning

By Hye-Jung Lee


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7. Learner Modeling Based on Bayesian Networks

By Anouar Tadlaoui Mouenis, Aammou Souhaib and Khaldi Mohamed


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8. Study of the Assessment Criteria on e-Learning Websites

By Kuei-Chih K.C. Chuang and Mei Chuan Tsai


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9. Physics Learning in Primary and Secondary Schools with Computer Games—An Example — Angry Birds

By Robert Repnik, Dominik Robič and Igor Pesek


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10. Challenges of Business Simulation Games — A New Approach of Teaching Business

By Andrej Jerman Blažič and Franc Novak


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11. Using Phonically Based E-books to Develop Reading Fluency

By Charles Potter


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12. Quality of Undergraduate Distance Courses in Brazil — The Points of View of Human Resource Managers from Industrial Organizations

By Ana Alice Vilas Boas and Gustavo Henrique Nogueira de Andrade


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13. Increasing Access to Higher Education Through E-Learning

By Susan L. Renes


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14. Differences in Perceived Benefit, Use, and Learner Satisfaction between Open Source LMS and Proprietary LMS

By Ahmad Rafi, Khairulanuar Samsudin and Hafizul Fahri Hanafi


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15. Model for Blended Supervision of Post-Graduate Students

By Mildred Atieno Ayere


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16. Leadership in Implementing Technology-Enhanced Learning in Educational Institutions

By John Wall


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17. Considerations on Barriers to Effective E-learning toward Accessible Virtual Campuses

By Salvador Otón, Héctor R. Amado-Salvatierra, José Ramón Hilera, Eva García and Antonio García


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18. Barriers to e-Learning in SMEs — Are they Still There?

By Andrée Roy


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19. E-Learning Platforms for Professional Training Providers

By Nicoleta Nicolau Gudanescu


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20. Improving E-Learning in SMEs through Cloud Computing and Scenarios

By Ileana Hamburg


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