e-learning


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e-learn·ing

(lĕrn'ing)
Electronic learning; using computer technology for health care education.

e-learning

Facilitates and enhances learning through both computer and communications technology. It can include only the text portion of a computer or it can include Internet-based distance learning using a multimedia-capable computer.
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4) and the increased acceptance of credits earned through e-learning toward degree programs (although some restrictions still apply--for instance, of the 124 credits required for a four-year undergraduate degree, in some instances only a maximum of 60 can currently be earned through e-learning).
E-learning or distance education is instructional delivery that does not constrain the learner to be physically present in the same location as the instructor.
Articulate's Rapid e-Learning Studio includes a comprehensive set of tools for the creation of flash-based e-learning courses with narration and interactivity using PowerPoint, complemented by easy-to-use authoring of quizzes, assessments, and surveys.
But to understand better the forces affecting where a new industry like e-learning has been, and where it might be going in Japan, a good place to start is usually the responsible government ministry in Kasumigaseki.
Bersin analysts define rapid e-learning as web-based training programs that can be created in a few weeks and are authored largely by subject-matter-experts.
In healthcare, for instance, smaller clinics and hospitals are using e-learning systems to help doctors, nurses, technicians and administrators learn about new medical advances, earn healthcare certifications, and sharpen their skills without leaving the office.
The WebCT Vista Community Manager lets institutions organize their e-learning approach to support diverse communities - including colleges, schools, departments and programs - configured to each unit's distinct e-learning needs.
King's College London has used e-learning since the 1990s in a variety of ways throughout different departments.
NJIT has just launched a customized e-learning program for pharmaceutical workers and is deepening counter-terrorism education for the New Jersey State Police.
This award validates that Allen Interactions is succeeding in its dedication to provide quality e-learning that produces results.
The utilization of e-learning for pharmaceutical customers validates GeneEd as the only company able to deliver e-learning to R&D, clinical research, regulatory and compliance, sales and marketing, and physician and patient education.
Since we regularly roll out new functionality, JDA E-Learning gives us a cost-effective solution to reach our thousands of store-based employees," commented Eichel, one of FGL's three trainers responsible for all development and some delivery of training materials for 8,000 plus employees.