Applications of computer communications in education.

Betty Collis

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    Abstract

    Applications of computer communications can be used in many ways in education. An overview is given of a number of categories of computer communications applications in learning-related activities. Particular attention is given to a new type of system called a course-support environment. In this type of system a database is integrated with Web-based tools and applications, and used to generate a course-support environment accessed via a standard Web browser. Some examples are given. The article moves on to an overview of various issues confronting the acceptance of computer communication systems in educational settings, and indicates some of the ways in which computer communications engineers will have to deal with those issues
    Original languageUndefined
    Pages (from-to)82-87
    Number of pages5
    JournalIEEE communications magazine
    Volume37
    Issue number3
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1999

    Keywords

    • METIS-135529
    • IR-26878

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