virtual learning environment


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virtual learning environment

A form of computer-assisted education in which students participate in their studies by accessing recorded lectures, case-based tutorials, weblinks, audio and video clips, and e-mail, instead of gathering in a single geographically limited location for group lectures and laboratory study.
See also: environment
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The purpose of this effort is to develop a virtual learning environment to support UAS educational course delivery.
Newcastle university requires a virtual learning environment to support the teaching and learning of the university.
Mediasite recorders capture and manage the audio and visual content in teaching rooms for students to watch live or on-demand within the University's virtual learning environment.
Supply Chain Sustainability School was set up 18 months ago as a virtual learning environment, to allow firms in the construction industry to develop their knowledge and skills in sustainability.
The virtual learning environment is the platform for online learning.
The new materials will be available for schools to use via Hwb, the Welsh Government's virtual learning environment, and Addysg Cymru on iTunes.
Enrique Agudo); (4) Training language teachers to sustain self-directed language learning: an exploration of advisers' experiences on a web-based open virtual learning environment (Sophie Bailly, Maud Ciekanski and Eglantine Guely-Costa); and (5) The INTENT Project: Integrating Telecollaborative Networks into Foreign Language Higher Education (Robert O'Dowd).
Eliademy brings to online course management, e-learning environment or virtual learning environment an intersection of good design and Engineering.
However, I opted for the use of Blackboard, the current Virtual Learning Environment at University of Alcala.
The workshop focused on need analysis and classroom research tools, social book marking, RSS and information feeds and sources, working in virtual learning environment, twitter and creating personal learning.
Students belong to tutor groups enabling them to work across the Virtual Learning Environment provided by the OU with colleagues from different sectors.
Chris, 47, who won the Leadership award, has led technology developments within the council service which started with an early version of a virtual learning environment in 2005.

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