The Digital University: Building a Learning Community

TitleThe Digital University: Building a Learning Community
Publication TypeBooks
Year of Publication2001
AuthorsShneiderman B
ISBN Number1852334789
Keywordselearning, koelpu

University education continues to be revolutionized by the use of Web-based teaching and learning systems. Following on from "The Digital University: Reinventing the Academy", this book provides a fully up-to-date and practical guide to using and implementing this important technology. Looking specifically at asynchronous collaboration, it covers:- policies- management of collaboration- distance learning- support for authoring- course design- educational metadata schemaand will be an essential buy for managers, lecturers, administrators, department heads and researchers.It includes a foreword by Ben Shneiderman, Director of the HCI Laboratory at the University of Maryland, USA.}