Constraints on reusability of learning objects: Didactic aspects of modular e-Learning in engineering education
Publication: Research - peer-review › Article in proceedings – Annual report year: 2010
It is the aim of this paper to discuss some didactic constraints on the use and reuse of digital modular learning objects. Engineering education is used as the specific context of use with examples from courses in introductory electronics and mathematics. Digital multimedia and modular learning objects have been proclaimed as important elements in e-learning for a long time, and there are good reasons to believe in the benefits of interactive multimedia as well as flexible and modular learning objects. Nevertheless the use and reuse of learning objects on a large scale seems to be a slow success. Constraints on reuse arise from the nature of conceptual understanding in higher education and the functionality of learning objects within present technologies. We will need didactic as well as technical perspectives on learning objects in designing for understanding.
|Title of host publication||CSEDU 2010 - 2nd International Conference on Computer Supported Education, Proceedings|
|Conference||2nd International Conference on Computer Supported Education (CSEDU 2010)|
|Period||07/04/10 → 10/04/10|
- E-learning, Interactive computer systems, Metadata, Multimedia systems, Reusability, Engineering education
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